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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

This antique has been viewed 13 times in the past month with the most views from China.


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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