Circa 1870. An unusual and stylish adjustable oak lectern, the rectangular book holder in solid oak is well carved including foliate carving, thistles and a large rose in the center, there is a small edge with two adjustable arms which contain a book or manuscript in place. To the back there is a circular rod which sits in a stem and it’s adjustable. The stem is carved from top to bottom with leaves and flowers which wrap around it. Towards the base there is a flared and fluted, which sits on a raised platform base with foliate carving to the sides with further beadings, resting on four carved animal feet.
- 124 cm High (when closed) x 42 cm Wide x 42cm Deep