C19th French Rafraîchissoir
A 19th Century French toleware ‘rafraîchissoir’, with gilt decoration to the exterior depicting scenes of harvesting putto and sphinx on a dark chocolate ground, the shaped top edge, intended for resting wine glasses in ice to keep them cool. French, circa 1800.
DimensionsWidth: 330mm / 13" (including handles)
Height: 110mm / 4 ¼"
Depth: 210mm / 8 ¼"