A large and impressive first half of the 19th century gilt-highlighted and polychrome-decorated carved pine heraldic sign, English
Lot 200
A large and impressive first half of the 19th century gilt-highlighted and polychrome-decorated carved pine heraldic sign, English
£5,000 - 8,000
US$ 8,400 - 13,000
Auction Details
The Oak Interior Chester
25 Jul 2013 11:00 BST

Auction 21127
A large and impressive first half of the 19th century gilt-highlighted and polychrome-decorated carved pine heraldic sign, English A large and impressive first half of the 19th century gilt-highlighted and polychrome-decorated carved pine heraldic sign, English Carved and polychrome decorated lion and anchor sign (reputedly removed from a south coast customs building), together with a blue plinth supplied by client. Carved and polychrome decorated lion and anchor sign (reputedly removed from a south coast customs building), together with a blue plinth supplied by client.
Lot Details
A large and impressive first half of the 19th century gilt-highlighted and polychrome-decorated carved pine heraldic sign, English
Carved as a lion rampant guardant supporting an anchor, on an integral moulded and rope twist-carved rectangular base, traces of gilt and blue and red paint throughout, carved in the half-round, 130cm wide x 22cm deep x 147cm high, (51" wide x 8.5" deep x 57.5" high)

Footnotes

  • Provenance: Reputedly removed from a custom's building on the South coast of England.
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