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SA444704

Fine Welsh 18th Century Breakfront Oak Dresser From Snowdonia Region

Price

£3,750 | $4,993 USD | €4,249 EUR
Item Number: SA444704
Date of manufacture: 18th Century
Current Status: For sale
Seller: Abersoch Antiques
This antique has been viewed 28 times in the past month with the most views from Canada.

Description

A VERY PLEASING EXAMPLE OF A MID GEORGIAN WELSH OAK DRESSER FROM THE CONWAY VALLEY, SNOWDONIA REGION, BROAD OGEE CORNICE TO THE RACK ABOVE SHAPED FRIEZE AND PIERCED CENTRAL 'COMA' MOTIF (TRADITIONAL SYMBOL OF LUCK/UNION OFTEN SEEN IN OTHER FORMS OF CELTIC FOLK ART SUCH AS LOVE SPOONS),
BROAD IRREGULAR ADZED FINISH OAK TIMBERS TO THE BACK, THREE GRADUATED SHELVES SUPPORTED BY DEEP SHAPED RACK AND SHOE, THE BASE TOP HAVING TWO BROAD NICELY FIGURED TIMBERS, ABOVE A BANK OF THREE OVER THREE 'T' SHAPED DRAWERS WITH SWAN NECK HANDLES, APPLIED SHAPED PANEL CUPBOARD DOORS, PANELED SIDES AND REAR ABOVE SHAPED BRACKET FEET.
OVERALL A VERY GOOD HONEST PIECE OF FURNITURE SUBJECTED TO WEAR & USE IN ITS TIME- LATER PERIOD HANDLES AND REPAIR TO LOWER BACK BASE CROSS-STRETCHER, PERIOD OLD DRAWER LININGS LIKELY REPLACEMENT,LOWER MOULDINGS REPAIRED.
EXCELLENT RICH ORIGINAL PATINATION THROUGHOUT THE DRESSER, CONSTRUCTED OF DENSE HEAVY WELSH OAK TIMBERS. FROM A DOMESTIC SETTING ORIGINATED FROM A PRIVATE ESTATE PASSED DOWN THROUGH GENERATIONS BY DESCENT.
Delivery arranged to all parts worldwide.
Clocks can be delivered including set up upon request.
Goods bought & sold, part exchange considered.
Internal Ref: OAK BREAKFRONT SNOWDONIA



Declaration

This item is antique. The date of manufacture has been declared as 18th Century.


Dimensions

Height = 208 cm (81.9")
Width = 183 cm (72.0")
Depth = 55 cm (21.7")


Seller Details

Abersoch Antiques
10 Penlan Street
Pwllheli
North Wales
LL53 5DH
United Kingdom

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