pair of early c19th george iv period mahogany salver or charger display stands

Pair of early C19th George IV period mahogany salver or charger display stands.


Price

£1,150
| $1,531 USD | €1,303 EUR


Item Number

ML 179

Description

Pair of early C19th George IV period mahogany salver or charger display stands.
Scarce pair of mahogany 'country-house' stands designed to display silver salvers, dishes or porcelain chargers upon on a sideboard or serving table . The rectangular weighted plinth bases with a simply moulded top edge, surmounted by ebonised 'split' baluster turned mouldings to form rests to house chargers of varied diameters at different angles .
The broad strut back supports having a raked angle. The edges of the struts with a sophisticated carved 'egg-and-dart' detail .
Similar stands were produced by the esteemed cabinet-making firm of Gillows of Lancaster and London. (Examples can be seen in Susan E. Stuart "Gillows of Lancaster & London " , Vol .II p.119 , plate 669.)
Excellent original condition , colour and patination.
H 16"
W 13"
D 5"
England c.1825
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 .
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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 179


Dimensions

Height = 40 cm (16")
Width = 44 cm (18")
Depth = 12 cm (5")



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