Fountain, fountain, French Heritage monument to Cannes

Parallelepiped basin bearing the engraved commemorative inscription worn by 2 blocks flanked by demi-bornes. At one end, battery multifoil with carved barrel-shaped human mask. The set is in Carrara marble. Trough given by troughs of London society in 1904.

Source: Ministry of Culture, France

Fountain, fountain
(Fountain, fountain, cannes)


Reported to be remarkable heritage of quality.

Structural information

Fountain, fountain, Parallelepiped basin bearing the engraved commemorative inscription worn by 2 blocks flanked by demi-bornes. At one end, battery multifoil with carved barrel-sh (...) Fountain, fountain, French Heritage monument to Cannes cannes, alpes maritimes

Location and general information

  • identifier : 6389
  • item : abreuvoir, fontaine
  • Location of the building :
    • Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
    • Alpes-Maritimes
    • Cannes
  • Address : boulevard Jean-Hibert
  • INSEE code of the municipality : 6029
  • Zip code of the municipality : 06400
  • Order in the communal list : 20
  • Name of the building : The building is designated by the following 2 names :
    • fountain
    • trough
  • State :
    • the current state of the monument is not known.

Dates and times

  • Period of construction : 2 different epochs of evolution of the building.
    • 20th century
    • 1st quarter 20th century
  • Year : 1904
  • Investigation : 1993
  • Date taken into account : 2001/02/08

Construction, architecture and style

  • Materials: 3 elements are used in the main structure of the building.
    • ashlar
    • stone
    • marble
  • Roofing :
    • We do not have this information.
  • Materials (roofing) :
    • We do not have this information.
  • Other about the composition roofs :
    • No information on the coverage of the place.
  • Floors :
    • any information about this construction.
  • Stairs :
    • No stairs mentioned on this construction.
  • Decoration of the building :
    • The decor consists of 'sculpture'
  • Representation :
    • the only ornament listed is 'mask'
  • Dimensions : 146 h ; 306 l ; 188 la
  • Typology :
    • No information about typology.
  • Plan :
    • We do not know the type of plan for this building.

Monument and history of the place

  • Elements protected MH (historical monument) :
    • Any particular element of the building is subject to protection in our database.
  • Constituent areas :
    • no information.
  • Parties constituantes étudiées :
    • no information.
  • Use :
    • We do not know the different uses that have been made of this construction.

Other

  • Other : 3 various other information are available
    • support: canon public property, region provence-alpes-Côte d'Azur subject type: female mask
    • support: canon public property, region provence-alpes-Côte d'Azur type support: canon public property
    • support: canon public property, provence-alpes-Côte d'Azur type region provence-alpes-Côte d'Azur region
  • Picture : 58b9d31ee3e10b0a567b28f3933ee03d.jpg
  • Involved in the work : Société des Abreuvoirs de Londres (donateur)
  • Author of the survey MH : Boichon Françoise
  • Mérimée reference : IA06000469

Contributions documentaries made by visitors

Fountain, fountain, French Heritage monument to Cannes. Picture of fjet
abreuvoir, fontaine, cannes
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Fountain, fountain, French Heritage monument to Cannes. Picture of fjet
abreuvoir, fontaine, cannes
fjet says of the history of this building :

A noter l'inscription sur le côté de l'abreuvoir: PRESENTEE PAR LA SOCIETE DES ABREUVOIRS DE LONDRES


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