pair of late c19th brassbound oak semicircular umbrellastickstands of 'coopered' construction

Pair of late C19th brass-bound oak semi-circular umbrella/stick-stands of 'coopered' construction.



Item Ref

ML 1703


Pair of late C19th brass-bound oak semi-circular umbrella/stick-stands of 'coopered' construction. Well-designed flat-backed umbrella stands each with 3 brass bands over a slatted oak body . Weighted heavily-moulded bases for stability and balance, with integral handle to the back. The interiors fitted with a lift-out blacked-tin or zinc liners with hinged loop handles.
Excellent original condition with marks and wear to bases and liners commensurate with age , use and purpose.
The timber having achieved a good rich patina and colour , have been cleaned and waxed in our workshops.
One stand of slightly lighter colour having been exposed to more sunlight.
Both in excellent ready-to-use condition .Useful additions to a hall, boot-room or vestibule, the scarcity of a pair bringing great symmetry to a scheme.
H (back) 33"
W (base) 14"
England c. 1880
Established in the Cathedral City of Worcester for over 30 years , M.Lees&Sons , run by Michael Lees ,have been dealing with public and trade from show-rooms in an early Georgian town-house. We aim to provide a straight-forward approach to our business and build lasting relationships with our customers. As members of the 'London and Provincial Antique Dealers Association' , we provide full descriptive details , date ,authenticity and any available provenance ,with full disclosure of any restoration or repair which may have taken place .
Whether buying for pleasure , decoration or investment, we welcome you to our web-site or premises .
Past projects have included advising clients on forming and disposing of collections , furnishing period properties , hotel and commercial projects , also a shoot-room and lodge .
All goods are available to view and owned by M.Lees&Sons .
If visiting, a telephone call prior is advisable as due to the demands of the business the show-room does not have regular hours . Please feel free to contact us if we can be of assistance .
Tel. 01905 26620 / 07860826218
Located in the centre of Worcester in the shadow of the Cathedral with easy parking nearby. Exit Junction 7 M5 and follow the signs for Worcester Porcelain Museum . Our premises are located 100 metres from the Museum and 50 metres from Pay&Display car-park in nearby King St.
Internal Ref: ML 1703


Height = 84 cm (33")
Width = 36 cm (14")
Depth = 30 cm (12")

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