Lot 1127: A LARGE IRISH REGENCY STYLE BRASS BOUND MAHOGANY WINE COOLER |
October 26, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: of coopered form with scallop impressed gilt-brass moulded edge and gilt-brass mounted lion paw feet on cappings and castors, with a later lead lining
Very Decorative object that looks the part. Surface generally good with typical minor separations to coopered elements. Gilt brass surface with tarnishing. This piece has undergone appropriate restoration. Castors are a bit sticky. The lead lining hasn't been tested for water retention.
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Provenance: Aghade Lodge, Tullow, Co. Carlow
Dimensions: 57.5cm. high, 114.5cm. wide 72.5cm. deep; 1ft. 10½in., 3ft. 9in., 2ft. 4½in.