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Mid C19th Anglo-indian Ceylanese Carved Ebony Foot-stool Of Scroll-ended Form .

Status: This item has been sold
Sold by: M Lees and Sons

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Mid C19th Anglo-Indian Ceylanese carved ebony foot-stool of scroll-ended form . Well-carved solid ebony stool with reeded frame standing on 'lions-paw' feet . The scroll ends with turned and wrythen-twist carved bars . The whole of finely-figured dense ebony .
Constructed with traditional visible pegs , the frame with removable drop-in seat pad .
Of larger than normal scale for this form of stool produced in ebony .
Probably made in Galle district of Ceylon .
The frame in excellent strong undamaged condition .
W 22"
H 11"
D 14"
Ceylon c. 1850
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Internal Ref: ML 167


This item is antique. The date of manufacture has been declared as 1850.


Height = 25 cm (9.8")
Width = 55 cm (21.7")
Depth = 37 cm (14.6")

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M Lees and Sons
Tower House
1 Castle Place
Severn St
United Kingdom

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