A large & Unusual Early 20th Century Domed Country House Post Letter Box modelled on an Ionic Temple in Ancient Rome*, with postal slot and locking door. Both the dome and body consist of sixteen separate staves constucted out of Solid Cuban Mahogany by a cooper using the traditional craft of barrel making.
Weight 6.25 kg
Dimensions 49 x 29 x 29 cm
*Ionic Temple A good example can be seen in the grounds of Chiswick House, West London. Please see the last two images.
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