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19th Century, Swedish Barrel Back Sofa Settee


Swedish, 19th century barrel back sofa settee with beautifully carved frame with bell flower and lion's heads carvings. Richly carved front legs with lotus flowers and rosettes. Scraped to original paint and upholstered in antique linen and hemp. Stockholm, Sweden, circa 1860. Here are few examples, surprising pieces and objects, authentic, decorative and rare items that you will only see in our gallery.   


  • Materials and techniques
    Pine, Linen, Hemp
  • Condition
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions

    H 39 in. x W 68 in. x D 24 in.

    H 99.06 cm x W 172.72 cm x D 60.96 cm

  • Seat height
    17.50 in. (44.45 cm)
  • Seller location
    Charleston, SC
  • Seller reference number
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