Parlour Dome or Diorama of Young Man and Woman

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Delightful Victorian parlour dome or diorama. 19th century figural group of a young man and woman set with a floral backdrop and mound, all under a glass dome and on an ebonised plinth. A very fashionable object for the parlour in mid Victorian homes.

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Dimensions:

H-46 (cm)

Item Reference:

61520-1235-1Tip! This item's Ref-Code breaks down thus...
Item Ref Code: 61520-1235-1
Item No. 61520 - Dealer No. 1235 - Building No. 1

Description

Delightful Mid Victorian parlour dome or diorama. 19th century figural Group of a young man and woman set with a floral backdrop and mound, all under a glass dome and on an ebonised plinth. The Victorians loved to encase objects under glass domes. It was fashionable between 1860-1880 for almost every formal Victorian parlour to have a glass dome bursting full of all kinds of objects, Shells and wax flowers, bisque figures, mechanical objects. The list is endless. In these domes they would often display an event in time either real or imagined.

Specifications

Item Reference
61520-1235-1
Dimensions
Height: 46 cm
Era
Victorian
Period
1837 - 1901, C19th (Victorian)
Country of Origin
England
Condition
Excellent no faults noticed

Delivery

  • Free Collection from Hemswell, North Lincolnshire (we can store free of charge for four weeks)
  • UK Post for £15, this applies to smaller items that we can box up and simply post to you.
  • UK Courier for £30, this applies to larger items that can be boxed up and collected by a standard courier delivery company.
  • UK Van Delivery by Hand, this applies to furniture, large items or delicate items. This is undertaken by ourselves or by a fully insured van delivery company that is personally known to us. Prices dependant on your location and size/amount of items purchased.

We are able to deliver any item to anywhere in the World, and so for any item/location, we are able to obtain quotes for delivery/shipping.

To make an enquiry call us on 01427 668 389