A French 18th century fireplace mantel of Louis XV (1710–1774) design and period carved in limestone, with serpentine shelf and frieze, which is centred with a foxes’ head surrounded by C-scrolls and flowering foliage, flanked by cartouches and circular paterae.
Height 44 3/4 in (113.5cm) width 67 in (170cm)
Internal height 38 in (96.5cm) width 55 1/2 in (139.5cm)
Footblock to footblock 67 in (170cm)
Shelf depth 10 1/4 in (26cm)