18th Century Georgian Fireplace Mantle with Carved Caryatid Vertical Figures

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Large 18th century hand-carved Georgian pine fireplace mantel, with bearded caryatid vertical figures and lion mask decoration. Original paint and gilt remain showing a truly fine example of the periods craftsmanship for this most rare fireplace surround.

Measurements:
Shelf width 93½” (237.5 cm)
Shelf depth 14½” (36.8 cm)
Overall height 70” (177.8 cm)
Opening width 61½” (156.2 cm)
Opening height 56 ¾” (144.1 cm)
Base width 87” (221 cm)
Foot block depth 11 ½” (29.2 cm)
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Details

  • Of the Period
    Georgian
  • Place of Origin
    Great Britain (UK)
  • Date of Manufacture
    Late 18th Century
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
  • Dimensions
    70 in. H x 93.5 in. W x 14.5 in. D
    178 cm H x 237 cm W x 37 cm D
  • Seller Location
    London, United Kingdom
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    LU249338070703
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Located in London, GB

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