Birmingham Guild of Handicraft BGH Antique Arts and Crafts Brass/Copper Coal Bin.

 

A rare large planished copper & brass coal scuttle with matching shovel designed by Arthur Stansfield Dixon for the Birmingham Guild of Handicraft c.1905.

 

Of outstanding architectural form it has has a shared & easily recognisable design philosophy to that of Dr Christopher Dresser with its tripoidal feet arrangement, angular form and its overall design functionality making this a most fascinating design statement well ahead of its time.

 

The quality is sublime and the scuttle and shovel weigh an immense 9kg and stamped B.G.H. to the coal shovel.

 

Size: 53cm total height x 58cm maximum length.

 

Marks: Stamped B.G.H. to shovel.
 

Circa: 1905.

 

Condition: In superb untouched original condition.

Birmingham Guild of Handicraft BGH Arts and Crafts Brass/Copper Coal Bin

SKU: Ref: 10122
£1,050.00Price