Impressive Antique stone trough carved from a single piece of volvic stone; a very hard stone from Volvic France. Trough has a small drain hole on the side. Well weathered with a very nice patina of lichen and moss.
Today, Volvic is a town internationally known for the purity of its water. In the past, however, it was famous for the durable, grey stone that was quarried there beginning in the 12th century.
Imported from France.
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