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Welsh Carved Oak Armchair C.1880.

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Sold by: Collinge Antiques


Late 19th.c. Welsh carved oak armchair c.1880. Of unusual decorative form, the backrest topped with a shaped cresting rail carved with an alliterative Welsh cynghanedd (a one line phrase chosen for the pleasing arrangement of its component sounds) ‘Goreu Gair Gair Duw’ – God’s word is the greatest word. Also featuring turned stiles topped with ball finials, an unusual carved back panel and scrolling arms on turned supports. Over a large board seat with a moulded, shaped and pierced apron raised on turned front legs. Excellent colour and condition, cleaned and waxed in our workshops.
Dimensions: width 23", depth 22", height 47".
Year: c.1880.
Stock Number: 32055
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Internal Ref: 32055


This item is antique. The date of manufacture has been declared as 1880.


Height = 120 cm (47.2")
Width = 59 cm (23.2")
Depth = 56 cm (22.0")

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Collinge Antiques
Conwy Road
Llandudno Junction
North Wales
LL31 9LU
United Kingdom

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