Exquisite Antq. Italian Carved & Gilded Organic Relief/Headboard

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Mesmerizing original antique Italian carved and gilded architectural organic relief that would be perfect as a king sized headboard. This spectacular carving showcases scrolling vines studded with leaves, flowers and clusters of grapes. There are so many things one could do with this amazing find, depending on the size of your home. We have in the past taken ornate carvings similar to this and made mirrors, utilizing the scrolled part as the crown and making an ornate frame from scratch. We have also sold items like this to new home builders, that want to set themselves apart from the competition. However you choose, this terrific carved relief is sure to add plenty of interest, dazzling all your friends and family along the way.

Details

    Materials and Techniques
    Carved
    Giltwood
  • Condition
    In very nice fully restored condition.
  • Dimensions
    38.75 in. H x 80.5 in. W x 3.25 in. D
    98 cm H x 204 cm W x 8 cm D
  • Dealer Location
    Chicago, IL
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    U12050882433604
About the Seller

1stdibs seller since 2006

Typical response time: 1 hour

Located in Chicago, IL

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