19th Century Iron Bench in the Manner of Coalbrookdale

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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.
Details
Place of Origin
England
Date of Manufacture
circa 1875
Period
19th Century
Materials and Techniques
Iron
Wood
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
36 in. H x 65.5 in. W x 34 in. D
91 cm H x 166 cm W x 86 cm D
Seat Height
16.5 in. (42 cm)
Dealer Location
Milford, NH
Number of Items
1
Reference Number
LU93391269628
About The Seller
Address
New Hampshire Antique Co-Op
323 Elm St.
Milford NH 03055
US
(603) 331-4289
1stdibs Dealer since 2012 Located in Milford, NH