Large 19th Century French Limestone Bench with Rounded Edges For Sale
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Large 19th Century French Limestone Bench with Rounded Edges

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What a beauty! Hand-carved from limestone and with lovely rounded edges on the seat, this garden bench has a nicely-weathered surface and is in very good antique condition. The two supports have rectangular incised detail that are classically-elegant. There is an obvious chip to one top corner of one support (shown in photo #8) and minor chipping to the bottoms of the bases. Perfect at the end of an allée or at the crest of a hill where a light colored piece will pop against a green background.

Details

  • Production Time
    Available Now
  • Place of Origin
  • Date of Manufacture
    circa 1840
  • Period
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Condition
    Good
  • Condition Details
    Noted in body of description.
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use. Minor losses.
  • Dimensions
    H 20 in. x W 79 in. x D 16 in.H 50.8 cm x W 200.66 cm x D 40.64 cm
  • Seat Height
    20 in. (50.8 cm)
  • Seller Location
    Woodbury, CT
  • Seller Reference Number
    FBE 1027
  • Reference Number
    LU86347324443
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