Luxury Design, Past & Present
This huge hand-carved figure shows the protector and patron against fire, Saint Florian.
St. Florian is dressed like a roman soldier and his attribute is a water bucket.
The figure was made of hand-carved basswood, spruce and metal rings and is connected with wooden nails.
This figure is extraordinary huge, the height is 230 cm ( 90.55 in ).
Made in the period of Joseph II ( the son of the emperor Maria Theresa ).
This piece was made and designed once in the world.