Pair of 17th century Louis XIV cast iron urns

Pair of 17th century Louis XIV cast iron urns

Code: LPA9625

Dimensions:

H: 154cm (60.6")

POA

Pair of very rare late 17thcentury LouisXVI cast iron urns designed by Louis for use in Versailles but gifted to the Rohan Cardinal who was a great friend. The urns would have been used in the garden design of the Rohan Castle at Savernes in Alsace. The castle was built in 1760. Only 8 urns had been produced 4 with heads and 4 without. There are two  outside Versailles one in the Savernes museum and these two