Gorgeous and substantial antique Victorian or Napoleon III era hand carved wall shelf. Beautifully hand carved of solid wood with exquisite detail, impressive size and sturdy built. Depicting the bust of a cherub / angel. The dimensional figure is finely modeled with classic features, adorable rounded cheeks, beautiful eyes and lovely detail to the hair. The outspread wings encompass the length of the shelf, curving upwards to create a V form, exquisite carving to the multitude of feathers. The shelf top features a serpentine edge finished with a superb gadrooned border. Huge size, shown displaying two large dinner plates. Perfect for displaying a variety of items, for example a clock, baluster vase or statue figurine. In very good antique condition, some general wear commensurate with use and age. The tip of the bottom feather with a re-glued chip, hardly noticeable. Measures 22 3/4″ length x 15 3/8″ height x 9 1/2 deep. Welcome to the Antique Boutique. Our aim is to provide you with a wide selection of quality antiques and collectibles. We describe everything to the best of our ability and the pictures form part of the description. We try to gather as much information about the item before listing, in an effort to offer you with an accurate and honest description. Large, clear and detailed pictures of the item help in this endeavor. Opinion on the condition of an item can vary, depending on the person viewing it. Wear is to be expected due to age and use. Note that the item in the pictures may be larger or smaller in actuality, the pictures do not represent size. Please check the description for dimensions. The item “Large 22 Antique French Hand Carved Wood Wall Shelf Figural Angel Cherub Wings” is in sale since Wednesday, November 28, 2018. This item is in the category “Antiques\Decorative Arts\Woodenware\Carved Figures”. The seller is “micflsun” and is located in Canutillo, Texas. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Primary Material: Wood