Pair of Early 20th Century Italian Carved Gilt and Painted Wall Hanging Shields
Decorate a study or library with this important pair of antique shields. Hand crafted in Italy, circa 1920, each traditional crest is heavily carved with fruit and foliage motifs over a pierced floral decor at the pediment. The large wall decors feature a center coat of arms embellished with acanthus leaves and flowers over a family crown. The elegant crests are in excellent condition with deep and thick carvings, and adorn a rich patinated painted finish in the green, blue and red palette over gilt accents. (Forged hook in the back for easy installation). Can be sold separately. Measures: 25″ W x 38.5″ H.
|Dimensions||25" W x 5" D x 38.5" H|
Early 20th Century