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Napoleon III Oval Jardiniere in Mahogany

France – Circa 1860

HEIGHT:     29 in. (74 cm)
WIDTH:     39.5 in. (100 cm)
DEPTH:     25 in. (63 cm)

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This large Planter has a frame made of mahogany veneer on beech wood with flat top around the liner and a “chantourne ” low apron on the four sides. Supported by four cabriole legs in solid wood, providing a nice refined shape to the Jardiniere. The liner is in zinc and is resting on a very solid wood floor underneath. It could hold more than two cubic feet of  mould with flowers and plants at the top.

OF THE PERIOD:  Napoleon
COUNTRY:     France
DATE OF MANUFACTURE:     1860
MATERIALS:     Mahogany, Tin on oak
CONDITION:     Good. Veneer has molded itself around oak base as seen in pics, charming character..
WEAR:     Wear consistent with age and use
HEIGHT:     29 in. (74 cm)
WIDTH:     39.5 in. (100 cm)
DEPTH:     25 in. (63 cm)