English Gilt Wood & Black Lacquered Harp, Signed Sebastian Erards, Circa 1805

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English gilt carved wood and black lacquered harp with signed brass mounts, gilded floral swags, ram's head, and lyre carved motif. Sound board is stenciled with flanking figures terminating on a gilded hippo campus base with claw feet and the original eight brass pedals. Signed by maker with date, Sebastian Erards. No. 18 Great Marlborough Street , London. No. 818 . Erards was appointed by the royal family to create fine ornate harps . The piece is in excellent condition and is in working order. Signed and dated by maker 1805.

Details

  • Condition
    Excellent
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
  • Dimensions
    67.5 in. H x 32 in. W x 18 in. D
    171 cm H x 81 cm W x 46 cm D
  • Dealer Location
    Charleston, SC
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    LU8872834999
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