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A PAIR OF MID-VICTORIAN GILTWOOD PELMETS
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A PAIR OF MID-VICTORIAN GILTWOOD PELMETS

CIRCA 1870

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A PAIR OF MID-VICTORIAN GILTWOOD PELMETS
CIRCA 1870
Each in three sections, the outer sections projecting, symmetrically designed and profusely carved with C-scrolls, acanthus and flowers, refreshments in gold paint, inscribed in paint 'No. 2' and 'No. 3' on one pelmet
38½ in. (98 cm.) high; one pelmet 106 in. (269 cm.) wide in the central section, the angled sections each 65½ in. (166.5 cm.) wide; the other pelmet 100½ in. (255 cm.) wide in the central section, the angled sections each 50 in. (127 cm.) wide (2)
Provenance
Supplied to Sydney Pierrepont, 3rd Earl Manvers (1825-1900) for Thoresby Hall, Nottinghamshire.
Literature
C. Aslet, 'Thoresby Hall, Nottinghamshire - III', Country Life, 2 August 1979, p. 325, fig. 4 (one shown in situ in the Drawing-Room).
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Lot Essay

See also lot 206 for a low clothes-press from Thoresby Hall.
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