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Classic Antique 1900s Estate Marble Mantel & Shelf 67"H x 48"W, Estate Salvage

SKU:
EMANT32
$1,699.99
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Description

This regal mantel was salvaged from the Kean Estate, a 17,000 square-foot mansion atop the highest point in Livingston, New Jersey, once home of the 10-term U.S. Congressman Robert W. Kean.

The mantel is composed of brilliant white marble with subtle gray veining. Featuring a paneled header, scrolled elements, and delicately molded ornament, this unique mantel is sure to bring sophisticated charm to any space.

The mantel is comprised of 12 sections as detailed below:
1) Header: Dimensions: 1 1/2"(L) x 59 1/4"(W) x 11"(H), 11"(H) at each end, 8"(H) in center, small scuffed/dulled areas, chipped long lower right edge (where leg meets).
2) A- Upper Molding, Right Leg, Overall dimensions: 2 1/4"(L) x 9 3/4"(W) x 1 1/8"(H), B- Molding, Right Leg, Overall dimensions: 2 1/4"(L) x 9 3/4"(W) x 1 1/8"(H), Small chip and hairline crack along upper edge of the right side.
3) Shelf: Overall Dimensions: 11 1/2"(L) x 67 1/8"(W) x 1"(H), 10" (D) in place, rear 1 1/2" embedded in wall., Lighter shade of white then other components, Broken in 3 pieces (From left to right; 26"(W) , 9 1/2"(W), 32"(W)), Hairline cracks present in areas through the center of the piece. Deep rust stain present on top surface of right side.
4) Plinth, Right: Overall Dimensions: 2"(L) x 9 1/4"(W) x 6 3/8"(H), 5 1/2"(H) when in place, lower 7/8" embedded in floor.
5) Plinth, Left: Overall Dimensions: 2"(L) x 9 1/4"(W) x 6 3/8"(H), 5 1/2"(H) when in place, lower 7/8" embedded in floor. Small nicks and scratches in face.
6) Legs:
A- Leg, Left: Overall Dimensions: 1 1/2"(L) x 8 1/2"(W) x 28"(H), 2x 1/2" grooves along interior (firebox) side of leg, 1 1/4" torus or half round molding along exterior edge. Area just above center of face has multiple small holes that have been filled. Very small nicks along interior edge of leg just before torus.
B- Leg, Right: Overall Dimensions: 1 1/2"(L) x 8 1/2"(W) x 28"(H), Small Chips and nicks in areas.
7) Return, Left Leg:
Overall Dimensions: 3 1/2"(L) x 1 3/4"(W) x 46 1/4"(H)
Triangular profile (if viewing from top-down).
45 1/2"(H) exposed in place. Lower 3/4" embedded in floor.
8) Return, Right Leg
Overall Dimensions: 4"(L) x 1 1/2"(W) 46 3/8"(H)
Rectuangular profile, Large chip along back, large crack radiating upwards from chip.
9) Firebox Surround, Upper Panel:
Overall Dimensions: 1"(L) x 45 1/2"(W) x 6 1/2"(H)
Small areas with light rust staining along bottom edge.
Small nick along bottom edge near center.
10) Firebox Surround:
A- Firebox Surround, Left Panel:
Overall Dimensions: 5/8"(L) x 5 3/8"(W) x 32 5/8"(H)
3 1/2"(W) x 32"(H) exposed when in place
B- Firebox Surround, Right Panel
Overall Dimensions: 5/8"(L) x 5 3/8"(W) x 32 5/8"(H)
3 1/2"(W) x 32"(H) exposed when in place
11) Backplate, Right
Overall Dimensions: 1"(L) x 5 1/2"(W) x 46 3/8"(H)
2 7/8"(W) x 45 3/4"(H) when in place. Broken in half.
12) Backplate, Left
Overall Dimensions: 1"(L) x 6"(W) x 46 3/8"(H)
2 7/8"(W) x 45 3/4"(H) when in place. Broken in half.

Condition: This piece is in good condition with general wear and tear, such as surface scuffs, scratches, and discoloration, as well as some chipped components. Unfortunately, the left leg return is missing and will need replacement. A list has been compiled detailing the size and conditions of each piece, available upon request.

Assembled, in place, overall weight and measurements:
Weight: 327 lbs. Measurements: 67.13(L) x 11.38(W) x 48(H) History: This mantel & surround was salvaged from the Kean Estate, a 17,000 square-foot mansion that sat atop the highest point in Livingston, New Jersey. This Georgian style stone mansion was the original home of 10-term U.S. Congressman Robert W. Kean, father of former Governor Thomas Kean. This sprawling residence features 14 bedrooms, 11 bathrooms, and 15 fireplaces. The Kean Estate, and items from it, is featured on Episode 6, Season 11, of the DIY Network Show, "Salvage Dawgs".

Extra Information

Type:
Vintage