Lot 17 (Garden and Natural History Live Auction, 12th March 2019)

Sold for £4,000

Lot details

Garden Bench: A Coalbrookdale Horse Chestnut pattern cast iron seat

last quarter 19th century

fully stamped Coalbrookdale Co. and with registration number 217568 the front rail also stamped

190cm wide

The design of this seat number 217568 was registered and patented by the Coalbrookdale Iron Foundry at The Public Record Office on 23rd March 1868 and is number 46 in their 1875 Castings Catalogue Section III page 256 (See engraving)