Antique Louis XVI Fireplace Mantel in Breche Violette with Ormolu Mounts
A superior quality antique French surround in rare Breche Violette marble, with Ormolu mounts. The stop fluted jambs with Ormolu Husks and surmounted by Ormolu Patarae. The panelled frieze with beaded Ormolu running the length. A wide moulded inner slip and all beneath a stepped and moulded shelf, mid-19th century, in very good order.