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Superb Quality Late 18th Century Mahogany Chest On Chest With Unusual Drawer Configuration


£4,500 | $6,120 USD | €5,255 EUR
Item Number: SA496027
Date of manufacture: 18th Century
Current Status: For sale
Seller: LVS Decorative Arts
This antique has been viewed 34 times in the past month with the most views from Finland.


A superb quality late 18th century mahogany chest on chest with extremely unusual drawer configuration making this piece rare and also more practical with the smaller drawers to the top.
The top section of this chest consists of a moulded double dental cornice leading down to the rare and unusual drawer configuration of two short over two short over two long drawers.
The drawers being cockbeaded with oak linings and having original fine cast Rococo style brass handles and escutcheons with Corinthian column design to either side with a brass capital and fluted mahogany pilasters with brass base.
The lower section of the chest has a brushing slide leading down to two short over 2 long cockbeaded drawers with oak linings and original fine cast Rococo style brass handles and escutcheons with moulded canted corners to either side of the drawers.
The ends consist of superbly figured solid mahogany and the chest is supported by ogee feet.
This chest on chest is in excellent condition for age, is of stable construction and can go straight into a home.
LVS Decorative Arts is a family run business specialising in an eclectic mix of fine quality and decorative antiques from around the world.
Being members of LAPADA, the largest association for professional art and antiques dealers in the UK, we are committed in upholding the highest of standards.
All furniture is professionally restored to the highest of standards, using traditional methods by cabinet makers and polishers with a wealth of experience keeping the item in as original condition as possible and conserving original patina (colour) and materials whenever possible - we feel that quality restoration is paramount to the longevity of the piece.
Worldwide shipping available, please contact us for a free quote to include professional packing and fully insured services
Please note: viewing is 'By Appointment' only - please contact Liza a few days in advance to arrange
Payments are accepted by bank transfer or cheque
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Please contact Liza either by email or telephone 07703306451
Please bear in mind: antique items for sale may have some wear and marks commensurate with their age which adds to the character of the piece.
Thank you and we hope you find our stock interesting.
Internal Ref: LVS935


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


Height = 191 cm (75.2")
Width = 115 cm (45.3")
Depth = 57 cm (22.4")

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