Antique 19thc Folk Art Painted Floral French Blue Painting Original Bellows For Sale
Up for sale: a wonderful antique, 19th century fireplace/hearth bellows. Purchased at an estate sale in Eastern North Carolina, this painted bellows is in all original condition, retaining its original red leather bellows and nearly every original brass studs.
Please view all photos that I've provided for specifics on this item. Overall in good condition. The red leather on the bellows is quite tattered and would need to be replaced should you wish to use this as a functional piece. Otherwise, it's perfectly great to display as it is. Bellows measures as follows:
16 1/2" long and 8" across.
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Antique 19thc Folk Art Painted Floral French Blue Painting Original Bellows: $50