Three 'lavelli' or washing fountains by Unknown Artist

Three fountains, one of them being a particularly beautiful example, delicately carved in low relief and bearing the arms of the Michel family.

Details

Medium:
Stone
Acquired in:
1931
Vendor:
F Cavendish Bentick

These objects are missing from the collection, suspected to have been destroyed in the Second World War.

Provenance

From the collection from Morton's House, Corfe Castle, Dorset.

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