Robert Adam Period Chimney Piece
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Very fine George III period mantel in original stone colored paint, the top shelf with guilloche carving over long acanthus carved molding, the center tablet with festooned swags draping from a tripod based jardinière, the two end panels with carved urns, the two flanking panels with honeysuckle and anthemion carving, the two uprights with reeded columns with ram's heads and bellflower swags. All the detail is carved wood, not molded composition.
Height 64.75 inches
Width 6 inches