11 June 2003,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 1,116
GBP 1,000 - GBP 1,500
A Coalbrookdale 'Fern and Blackberry' pattern cast iron garden seat
Coalbrookdale Iron Foundry, second half 19th century
The back and sides with openwork ferns and clusters of blackberries, the reverse stamped No.1136.., later slats, repainted grey overall
36½in. (92.8cm.) high, 73in. (185.5cm.) wide
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The design for this seat was registered and patented by the Coalbrookdale Iron Foundry at the Public Record Office on 30th April 1858 and is seat number 29 in their 1875 Coalbrookdale Castings Catalogue, Section III, page 254.
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