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A suite of twelve carved giltwood foot stools, together with a similar pair.

With cushion-moulded seat rails carved with scrolls and leaves and on pierced scrolled square tapering legs with leaf carving, joined by pierced scrolled flat stretchers on turned leaf- carved feet, of varying widths; four are 17th Century, the remaining eight 19th Century, the similar pair, with square feet, are 17th Century.

1804 Inventory: “No 52, Jewell Closet, 2 gilt stools green damask cushions and also Room 56, 5th George room, 8 gilt stools with crimson damask cushions.”

 

 

REFERENCE: FUR0498 & FUR0498a

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