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About the object

AN EXTREMELY RARE PAIR OF LATE 17TH CENTURY CARVED AND PIERCED OAK STAIR GATES. CIRCA 1680-1700.

THESE BEAUTIFULY CARVED STAIRGATES CAME FROM A GRAND HOUSE ON THE SHROPSHIRE/WELSH BORDERS. THEY HAVE A WONDERFUL COLOUR AND PATINATION AND ARE DEEPLY CARVED WITH HEAVY MOULDINGS, THEY DATE FORM AROUND 1680-1700.
THE TOP RAIL IS CARVED WITH TULIPS AND BERRIES, ABOVE A DEEPLY CARVED AND PIERCED PANEL WITH SCROLLING FOILAGE, A LARGE RAISED FIELDED PANEL BELOW.
 

STOCK NO 1538.

Dimensions

Height: 83.82 cms (MIDDLE ), 99.06 cms (OUTER), Width: 76.2 cms (EACH GATE) , 152.4 cms (B0TH TOGETHER), Thickness: 5.08 cms

Stock number

STOCK NO 1538.