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.