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English Fairground Panel

Stock No

THOA800

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2021
  • £1,850.00
  • €2,200 Euro
  • $2,399 US Dollar

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Item Description

Early 20th Century Hand Carved English Fairground Carousel Panel

A rare piece of traditional English fairground art attributed to Orton and spooner. All carved from sections piece of pine wood with diamond mirror centre. This example would have likely been part of a large fairground ride at one time. With all its aged, layered paint still present. Showing natural wear and tear this example would look brilliant hung over a doorway entrance.  

Dimensions in inches: H 72” x W 19” x D 2”
Age: 1910 - 1920
Origin: England
Condition: Aged

This item shows natural wear and aging through obvious use over the years. It is missing some detail to the top left-hand corner (due to wood damp) as shown in the photos provided. This damage to this corner has long been treated (for wood worm) and is firmly in place now. The mirror has a spilt down the middle as shown also but has no movement and firm in place. With missing sections of carvings and paint as one might example, this rare example is in one solid piece. Layers of painted sections have faded and come loss over time but are firmly secure also. The item is over 100 years old so please expect this be reflected in its condition, the photos aim to show all areas as best as possible but due to its size and detail its been hard to photograph all condition detail.   

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For multiple years we have sold antique items globally, please expect our items to show relevant age and natural wear, Items only restored due to breaks and major loss, and we always stipulate this in our condition report.

Item Info

Seller Location

Essex, London

Period

1910

Item Location

United Kingdom

Seller Location

Essex, London

Item Location

United Kingdom

Seller Contact No

+44 (0)7568 151752

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