A charming Médicis style authentic antique French cast iron vase/urn in a large size with a lovely aged patina; remnants of white paint and gold gilt; minor surface rust in the interior; circa late 1800s. Marked on the underside but difficult to read (last photo). Perfect for your garden or interior of home for potted plant. The four holes around the rim were used to attach wire used to create a small topiary (the art of clipping planted shrubs or trees into ornamental shapes).
Measures: 10" tall overall, with a 4" square base. Opening at the top edge 8" in diameter that narrows to 3" in diameter at the bottom. 6.75" deep. Hole for drainage. Heavy. Price includes shipping within the USA only.