Antique-Silver Plated/Gilded Brass-Gimbal Telescopic Sheet Music Stand-c1905
Antique Edwardian period circa 1905 Good Quality Telescopic and Gimbal mounted Sheet Music stand featuring a gilded brass sheet cradle and chromium stem with silver plated base of an ornate feather decorated gallery wrap in relief finished with quad terminal cabriole style legs. The Stand is in good condition and in good working order, the gilded sheet cradle being fully adjustable in both the horizontal and the vertical tilt via way of thumb screw managed gimbal to the telescopic pole terminal, the collar to the pole terminal is also thumb screw set which allow one to adjust the height of the sheet cradle as desired. The Sheet cradle to the stand is cross strut and flush pin fitted in designed and finished with a duo of curved hooks so as to secure in place a sheet music or book (or similar), the cradle measures 34.5 cm in length and 15.3 cm in width, in a retracted state the pole to the stand'stands' 39 cm tall, fully extended and secured in place the pole stands 63 cm tall (including gimbal finial), the base to the music stand measures 10 cm x 10 cm with a depth of 5 cm, the underside to the stand is impressed with the makers mark'H. A handsome piece of the period that will serve for a variety of uses including the display of art, an open book, a menu sheet or indeed as originally intended as a music stand. Light wear is present with age, nothing serious.
This item is in the category "Antiques\Other Antiques". The seller is "jojosjewellery" and is located in this country: GB.
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- Antique: Yes
- Age: 1900-1940
- Maker: H.Ltd
- Material: Brass
- Type: Music Stand
- Original/Repro: Original
- Country/Region of Origin: United Kingdom