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19th Century Iron Bench in the Manner of Coalbrookdale


Cast iron oak leaf and ivy design with acorns, wooden slat seat. See Coalbrookdale catalogue page 271 for similar bench. The original design, number 119253, was registered and patented by the Coalbrookdale Iron Foundry at the Public Record office on 8th March 1859, and is seat number 30 in their 1875 Castings Catalogue. It was designed by the sculptor John Bell, one of Coalbrookdale~s principal designers, whose famous Deerhound centre table was exhibited at the 1855 Universal Exhibition, and which is now in the Iron Bridge Gorge Museum, Shropshire. The back of this bench is the same as the catalogue reference, with different arms. Attributed to the Coalbrookdale Iron Foundry. Registry marks found on each back leg.


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  • Condition
    Excellent. Excellent overall condition, repainted and minor imperfections due to age and use. Please contact us directly with inquiries before purchasing..
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use. Minor losses. Minor structural damages. Minor fading.
  • Dimensions

    H 36 in. x W 65.5 in. x D 34 in.

    H 91.44 cm x W 166.37 cm x D 86.36 cm

  • Seat height
    16.5 in. (41.91 cm)
  • Seller location
    Milford, NH
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