Carved Wood Bracket From India on Stand - architectural salvage - (ngbrack143) SOLD
This solid wood piece was at one time an ornamental bracket on the exterior of a home in India. The wood bracket features ornamental elements that were beautifully hand chiseled by a craftsmen. The original coloration has faded over the years into a delicate patina. The age is at least 50 years old. The wood has been mounted on a sturdy steel stand which is painted black and has a little rust markings that are in character with the piece.
Makes a beautiful found art piece in a study or living room.
I found this ornamental moulding on a trip to the Indian desert state of Rajasthan where I work with people who specialize in recovering visually and historically interesting elements from homes and buildings that are torn down. I designed the steel stand and had it welded and assembled in a small metal workshop in Rasjasthan.
Dimensions of wood bracket on stand: 28" overall height. 3 1/2" wide
Dimensions of the steel stand plate: 4 3/4" x 4 3/4" x 1/4" thick. The solid steel rod is 3/8" diameter.
Weight: 15 lbs.
Along with this listing I have several other pieces of antique Indian moulding for sale. Each piece is one of a kind architectural salvaged item and will make a great accent for the home.