Unusual Antique 19th Century Italian Fireplace Mantel

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Carved in veined streaked Carrara marble, the moulded shelf with ribbed edge above the ogee barrel-shaped frieze. The jambs in the form of tapering, inverted obelisks capped with wonderful acanthus, which grows from deep and tight scrolls and returns over the frieze. The whole upheld by plinth blocks, circa 1835.
Details
Place of Origin
Italy
Date of Manufacture
circa 1835
Period
19th Century
Materials and Techniques
Carrara Marble
Condition
Excellent
Dimensions
63.75 in. H x 79 in. W x 10.5 in. D
162 cm H x 201 cm W x 27 cm D
Dealer Location
London, United Kingdom
Number of Items
1
Reference Number
LU84811232040
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1stdibs seller since 2008
Located in London, GB

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