An elegant Medici urn dating from the 1870’s. Made from cast iron, possibly by the foundry Val D’Osne (known for their planters in the Palace of Versailles). The dragon-head handles are particularly rare.
Condition and patina consistent with age. 24 ¾'' diameter x 34 ¾'' wide (including handles) x 19 ¾'' high 63cm diameter x 88cm wide (including handles) x 50cm high