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C19th Howard And Sons Reclining Daybed


£9,500 | $12,650 USD | €10,764 EUR
Item Number: SA660939
Date of manufacture: 1880
Current Status: For sale
Seller: Gary Wright Antiques Ltd
This antique has been viewed 18 times in the past month with the most views from Bulgaria.


An exceptionally rare C19th Howard and Sons reclining daybed of very unusual form. The high padded seat back with shaped wings and armrests having a brass pull handle to the reverse to recline the articulated back in various positions from upright to totally flat. The foot end recling in the same manner. All upholstered in its original monogrammed Howard ticking. Raised on mahogany square tapering legs, stamped "Howard & Sons Ltd Berners St" and serial numbers. Retaining the original brass castors stamped "Howard & Sons London". The underside of the daybed with original stencilled Howard hessian and the central support bar with an original Howard paper label.
Provenance: A Scottish castle for which Howard were almost certainly commissioned to make this unique piece for a discerning clients requirements.
As expected from Howard, a very comfortable daybed.
English circa 1880
Good untouched original condition. Ticking with distressing commensurate of age and use.
Dimensions (ins) 38 high x 27 deep x 65 wide, 89 wide open seat height 16.5
cm H 96.5 W 165 D 68.5; open 226; seat height 42
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Internal Ref: R0455


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


Height = 96.5 cm (38.0")
Width = 165 cm (65.0")
Depth = 68.5 cm (27.0")

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Gary Wright Antiques Ltd
5 Fosseway Business Park
Stratford Road
GL56 9NQ
United Kingdom

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