circa 1830 - 1840
A 19th century Nero Belgio marble 'Derbyshire specimen' tazza.
The shallow Nero Belgio marble dish is centred with an ammonite fossil and surrounded by Blue John, Drip John, Derbyshire Fossil Marble, Calcite, Derbyshire Spa, Jasper, Connermara and Iona marble stone specimens. The dish sits on a ring-turned column and socle.
NB Belgian granite comes from the area of Soignies in Belgium and its appearance is a solid black colour. It is a marble.
Height 15.50cm (6.1 inches)
Diameter 20.80cm (8.19 inches)
Stock No: 11015