Rosewood, gilt metal and glass
1300 x 1500 x 400 mm
Place of origin
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Attingham Park, Shropshire (Accredited Museum)
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One of a pair of upright rosewood bookcases with two glazed doors, raised on four square bracket feet. Gilt metal stringing, ovolu border to cornice and foliate spandrels. Fitted with gilt metal mounts, floral sprays, masks, putti figures and quatrefoil shell locks. Mounts either by E H Baldock, or Town and Emanuel. English manufacture circa 1835.
Attingham collection; bequeathed to the National Trust by Edith Teresa Hulton, Lady Berwick (1890-1972).