Small Vintage French Holy Water Font

ORIGIN: France
AGE: Early 20th century
DIMENSIONS: 3 ½” w x 1 ¼” d x 5 ½” h
MATERIALS: Brass, porcelain
CONDITION: Very good; brass has some dark spots; porcelain shows wear around edges; old water deposits around bowl

Description

A small and delicate brass holy water font with a porcelain miniature of Raphael’s Madonna della Sedia. The brass is intricately etched, including a charming foliage detail under the scalloped bowl.