Gustavian Period Lift-Top Bench from Östergötland, Sweden, circa 1780 For Sale
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Gustavian Period Lift-Top Bench from Östergötland, Sweden, circa 1780


This useful and charming bench has detailed carvings with flowers on the front sides, and nicely tapered legs. The top opens to reveal plenty of storage, and beautiful old iron hinges. The paint surface is original. This piece could also be used as a storage ottoman. Measures: 15.75” deep 39.5” wide 16.5” high.


  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions
    H 16.5 in. x W 39.5 in. x D 15.75 in.H 41.91 cm x W 100.33 cm x D 40.01 cm
  • Seat Height
    16.5 in. (41.91 cm)
  • Seller Location
    New Preston, CT
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Located in New Preston, CT
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