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SA980419

Antique English Victorian Conch Shell Grotto Sofa Couch Settee Chair (circa 1870)

Price

£3,750 | $4,727 USD | €4,275 EUR
Item Number: SA980419
Date of manufacture: 1870
Current Status: For sale
Seller: Yolanda Gray Antiques
This antique has been viewed 24 times in the past month with the most views from the United Kingdom.

Description

Summary:
• Item: Scalloped Sofa
• Circa: 1870
• Provenance: England
• Beech & steel frame
• Period: Victorian
• Newly upholstered
• Plush taupe colour velvet
• Matching rope braid
• Newly sprung
• Hessian webbed underside
• Shell / scalloped / conch shape back
• Ring turned legs
• Original steel & mug castors
• Seats 2 people
• 4ft wide
• Excellent condition
• Highly decorative
• Statement piece
• Solid in joint
• Free 14-day UK returns policy

Description:
This is a highly decorative and rare antique English Victorian two-seat scalloped sofa, which has been newly upholstered to a professional standard in plush velvet, circa 1870, in excellent condition. Grotto inspired, constructed with a beech frame around a steel conch shell form structure, with a scallop back profile. It has been newly upholstered in a top quality plush taupe colour velvet, finished with matching rope braid in between the scalloped contours and frame. The scalloped sofa incorporates a newly sprung & upholstered base, with a hessian underside. The beech frame has also been cleaned and French polished, by hand, to a professional standard, therefore the colour and patination is of an excellent standard. The scalloped sofa stands on ring turned front legs, with splayed regs to the rear, which terminate on its original steel and mug castors. Seats two people. This scalloped sofa is highly decorative and would make a real statement piece in any room. This item would complement any home so don’t miss out your chance to own a lovely unique piece of furniture.

Condition Report:
This is a highly decorative and rare antique English Victorian two-seat scalloped sofa, which has been newly upholstered to a professional standard in plush velvet, circa 1870, in excellent condition. Constructed with its original beech frame around a steel conch shell form structure, with a scallop back profile, it has been newly upholstered in a top quality plush taupe colour velvet. The scalloped sofa incorporates a newly sprung & upholstered base, with a hessian underside. The beech frame has been cleaned and French polished, by hand, to a professional standard, therefore the colour and patination is of an excellent standard. Nominal old used marks to the leading edges of the legs but nothing significant considering the age of the item. It sits on its original steel & mug castors. The antique scalloped sofa is solid with no breaks, splits or movements. It sits firm on the ground and does not wobble.

Free UK Delivery*:
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International Buyers:
If you live outside the UK and you would like to purchase this item, please contact us before purchasing it, so that we can obtain an accurate shipping quote and delivery lead-time. The shipping quote provided is a global estimate only. The actual shipping cost will vary by country and postcode.

About the Seller:
This item is being sold by Yola Gray Antiques who is an accredited member of LAPADA (the UK’s largest Trade Association of Professional Art and Antique Dealers) and CINOA.

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Please contact us on 01829 458 070 or 07960 738 212 to arrange a viewing. Alternatively, please email: info@yolagray.com
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Declaration

This item is antique. The date of manufacture has been declared as 1870.


Dimensions

Height = 93 cm (36.6")
Width = 121 cm (47.6")
Depth = 69 cm (27.2")


Seller Details

Yolanda Gray Antiques
Unit 4
Organsdale Farm
Kelsall
Tarporley
Cheshire
CW6 0SR
United Kingdom
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