There is a place for everything and everything has its place inside this 1930’s two door gents wardrobe with original fitted interior. Useful small size and striking art deco design with symmetrically arranged burr walnut veneered doors, rounded corners and stylized carved floral pattern trim either side of the doors, and repeated on the handles. Raised on a shaped rosewood veneered plinth with a carved scroll detail at the corners. Open the doors to reveal the original hanging rail, mirror and tie rack to the left hand side. Whilst the right has a superb fitted interior of glass fronted drawers, shelves and pigeon holes. Retaining the original tags named for shirts, trousers, gloves, socks, collars, studs etc, it is charming reminder of a stylish and well dressed era. Excellent condition, cleaned and polished in our workshops. Key supplied.
Dimensions: width 49”, depth 24”, height 70”.
Charming little Edwardian mahogany counter top shop display. Probably originally intended for the display of confectionery, tobacco or similar, it would make a fine collector’s cabinet. Good quality mahogany cabinet with solid top and shaped mouldings. Hinged door the rear, the interior is fitted with 16 pairs of brass supports for four loose glass shelves. Excellent condition, cleaned and polished in our workshops.
Dimensions: width 14½”, depth 8½”, height 26½”.
Delightful little early 19th.c. Welsh oak potboard dresser base from South Wales c.1810. Useful small size, just 5′ long with a three plank oak top over an unusual drawer configuration of three full size drawers over two small ‘knife’ drawers each with a cockbeaded edge and brass ring handles . With an architectural double arch apron raised on particularly good turned front legs. Original potboard shelf at the base fitted with a shaped moulding to stand plates against. Excellent condition, cleaned restored and waxed in our workshops.
Dimensions: width 60″, depth 17″, height 34″.
Large early 20th.c. Chinese carved chest c.1920. In solid camphorwood with well carved and detiled Oriental scenes across the lid and all four sides. Large decorative brass clasp, bracket feet, recessed handles and a sliding tray to the interior. Excellent colour and condition, cleaned and polished in our workshops.
Dimensions: width 41″, depth 21″, height 25″.
Fabulous mid 19th.c. pine and mahogany shop counter with drawers c.1860. Impressive inch thick single piece mahogany counter top with a rounded edge over four large drawers with original ebonised turned knobs. Original wear to the top typical of age and a couple of repairs to the rear corners. Otherwise excellent contion with smooth running drawers. Cleaned and waxed in our workshops. With interesting paper labels inside three of the drawers which suggest they were pwerhaps orignally used for colour samples or similar.
Dimensions: width 74″, depth 22″, height 34″.
Extraordinary late 19th.c. Indian wall bracket c.1880. With a shaped shelf supported on the backs of three beautifully observed Indian elephants dressed and decorated for festival. Against a carved and pierced ground depicting tigers, peacocks and hunting dogs amongst exotic foliage. Over three shaped arch forms borrowed from Indian temple archiecture. Good condition, original through. With a couple of minor missing pieces. Left dry and unwaxed.
Dimensons: width 23″, depth 7″, height 36″.
Classic late 19th.c. military campaign chest c.1880. In solid camporwood, a fragrant and pest resistant timber often used in campaign furniture as it helped protect the contents during travel in foreign climes. Brass bindings and corners, later brass carry handles and a single drawer to the interiour. Good solid condition, cleaned and waxed in our workshops.
Dimensions: width 40″, depth 21″, height 20″.
Spendid late 19th.c. brass mounted dinner gong c.1890. Large and heavy rectangular hammered brass gong with great tone hung from a heavy gauge brass yoke on barley twist columns with brass finials and bases. On a oak plinth for stability with brass bun feet. Sold together with the original and large clapper with turned oak handle. Excellent condition, cleaned and waxed in our workshops.
Dimensions: width 23″, depth 10″, height 35″.