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C19th Mahogany Military Or Naval Campaign Pedestal Chest Of Drawers With A Fold-over Flap Top .

Status: This item has been sold
Sold by: M Lees and Sons

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C19th mahogany military or naval campaign pedestal chest of drawers with a fold-over flap top.
Unusual campaign chest of 3 drawers with typical military-campaign style inset flush-set brass handles and brass key escutcheons, and raised on original detachable screw-in turned wooden feet . The hinged fold-over top opening to form an extended work or writing surface supported on a fold-out hinged mahogany gate.
Fitted with original brass locks manufactured in Birmingham, to all drawers (key lacking) .
Finished and polished to all sides , the reverse with a vertical historic shrinkage crack .
Good original condition throughout, with a pleasing faded mellow colour and patina.
H 32"
W 22"
D 18"
England c.1880
Established in the Cathedral City of Worcester for over 30 years , M.Lees&Sons , run by Michael Lees ,have been dealing with public and trade from show-rooms in an early Georgian town-house. We aim to provide a straight-forward approach to our business and build lasting relationships with our customers. As members of the 'London and Provincial Antique Dealers Association' , we provide full descriptive details , date ,authenticity and any available provenance ,with full disclosure of any restoration or repair which may have taken place .
Whether buying for pleasure , decoration or investment, we welcome you to our web-site or premises .
Past projects have included advising clients on forming and disposing of collections , furnishing period properties , hotel and commercial projects , also a shoot-room and lodge .
All goods are available to view and owned by M.Lees&Sons .
If visiting, a telephone call prior is advisable as due to the demands of the business the show-room does not have regular hours . Please feel free to contact us if we can be of assistance .
Tel. 01905 26620 / 07860826218
Located in the centre of Worcester in the shadow of the Cathedral with easy parking nearby. Exit Junction 7 M5 and follow the signs for Worcester Porcelain Museum . Our premises are located 100 metres from the Museum and 50 metres from Pay&Display car-park in nearby King St.
Internal Ref: ML 1901


This item is antique. The date of manufacture has been declared as 1880.


Height = 82 cm (32.3")
Width = 56 cm (22.0")
Depth = 46 cm (18.1")

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M Lees and Sons
Tower House
1 Castle Place
Severn St
United Kingdom

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