533 Sold Irish Carved Bog Oak Book Slide Case Harp Shamrock Welsh Feathers Dublin Ireland

Rare Irish Hand Carved Bog Oak and Arbutus Wood Book Slide of good size proportions, mid to Late Nineteenth Century, of outstanding quality and condition. The non-adjustable base with all-round scrolling penwork depicting shamrocks and a central Irish Harp carving within a circular surround, a hinged flap with another Harp above a base with shamrocks and Scottish Thistle carvings, the other with a carving depicting the Welsh Three Ostrich Feathers above a base with similar carvings. Attributed to Cornelius Goggin 13 Nassau Street, Dublin Ireland.  

Condition: Good untouched condition with almost no losses to carvings, nice surface patination.  

Width: (an impressive) 19.5" (49.5cm). Depth: 5.75" (14.5cm). Height: 7.75” (19.75cm). 

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