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Superior Quality Mid C19th Mahogany Library Bookcase Of Broad Proportions.


£2,200 | $2,615 USD | €2,525 EUR
Item Number: SA646271
Date of manufacture: 19th Century
Current Status: For sale
Seller: M Lees and Sons
This antique has been viewed 58 times in the past month with the most views from France.


Superior quality mid C19th mahogany library bookcase of broad proportions.
Glazed cabinet top 2-door cupboard base mahogany bookcase of good wide proportions. The glazed doors fitted original glass in gently arched-top panels , the 2-door cupboard base with conforming moulded-edge shaped panels.
The stiles of the sides of both sections with flattened pilaster uprights and each terminating with a well-carved architectural corbel to the tops and a classically-inspired architectural block to their bases.
The glazed top with 3 original adjustable mahogany shelves with original movable brass 'button' retainers and multiple height adjustment holes to the sides of the cabinet .
The top with a stepped architectural pedimented and moulded cornice . The whole raised on a plinth base . The reverse fitted with the original back-boards .
Fitted with all original brass-ware , locks , escutcheons and door bolts . Supplied with 2 original steel keys.
Excellent heavy quality grade of mahogany throughout, with original polished surface which has achieved a rich colour and patination.
H 93"
W 56" & 60" extreme
D 18.5"
England c.1850
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 199


This item is antique. The date of manufacture has been declared as 19th Century.


Height = 236 cm (92.9")
Width = 142 cm (55.9")
Depth = 47 cm (18.5")

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

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