Rare French Directoire ( circa 1800 ) wine cooler. The godrooned alabaster container is nicely veined and stands on a tripod ending by three heads in gilt wood and lion's paws. The iron work connecting the three legs are in a green bronze patina. A very rare and elegant piece.
Dimensions of the container : Diameter : 20,5 in H : 10 in ( 52 cm , 25 cm ) Inside : Diameter : 16,5 in , H : 8 in ( 42 cm , 20 cm )
17 000 €