Details about Antique Oak George II Welsch Kitchen Cupboard Dresser Rack Sideboard CabinetSee original listing
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17 Jul, 2013 17:26:37 BST
Shrewsbury, Shropshire, United Kingdom
|Seller notes:||“The item is in very good condition and is commensurate with its age. The dresser has most likely been reduced during the Victorian period. The dresser boasts an excellent colour / patination. Nominal old use marks (cup marks) to the top of the base but nothing significant considering the age of the item. The brass escutcheons and knobs have most likely been replaced during the Victorian period. The backboards to the base are old replacements of Victorian origin. Free of active woodworm, solid in joint and ready to use.”|
Antique Oak Dresser Base & Rack (c.1730)
Antique Oak North Wales George II
Dresser Base & Rack (c.1730)
Here is an
example of a very good quality antique oak North Wales dresser base and rack
displaying a deep rich colour with small proportions, circa 1730.
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· Circa: 1730
· Period: George II
· Provenance: North Wales, UK
· Wood: Solid Oak
· Colour: Dark Oak
· Boasts small Proportions
· Protruding rack and shaped frieze
· Original backboards to rack
· Oak inset paneled sides to the base
· Original back boards to the rack
· Original brass “H” hinges to the base
· Two cupboard fielded panel doors
· Oak cross banding to doors
· Working lock & key
· Two secret hidden sovereign boxes
· Great craftsmanship
· Pretty design
· Fantastic colour patination
Here is an example of a very good quality antique oak dresser base and rack displaying a deep rich colour and small proportions, circa 1730. Built in the reign of George II, it is of a North Wales origin. The dresser boasts small proportions allowing it to sit in most places in the house. The rack features two shelves with a shaped frieze and protruding canopy with iron hooks on each shelf. The rack features its original pine backboards. The base features fielded panel sides and front with oak cross banding to the front cupboards. The doors have a working lock and key and feature brass “H” hinge, brass escutcheon and brass knobs. Inside the base, there are two removable pine shelves and above this, there are two secret hidden sovereign compartments (boxes) to hide valuables. The dresser boasts great craftsmanship.
This item would look superb in a variety of rooms from the living room, dining room or kitchen. This item would certainly grace any home and a great investment, as they are an extremely functional. So don't miss out your chance to own a lovely piece of furniture.
The item is in very good condition and is commensurate with its age. The dresser has most likely been reduced during the Victorian period. The dresser boasts an excellent colour / patination. Nominal old use marks (cup marks) to the top of the base but nothing significant considering the age of the item. The brass escutcheons and knobs have most likely been replaced during the Victorian period. The backboards to the base are old replacements of Victorian origin. Free of active woodworm, solid in joint and ready to use.
Height: 186.7cm or 6’ 1½”
Width: 126cm or 4’ 1½”
Base Depth: 50cm or 1’ 8”
Dresser Base Height: 81.8cm or 2’ 8”
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Delivery to any address in mainland England & Wales is £69. For delivery to Scotland & Ireland, please email for a quote. If you wish to avoid the delivery cost, you can collect the item in person. Delivery will be made by our own specialised furniture delivery service, or in some cases we will use a courier service for distant deliveries. We will inform you by email and/or telephone and provide you with full delivery details including when to expect delivery. Delivery times are usually 1-4 weeks (depending on location). We will contact you to arrange the delivery day; please ensure you give us a contact number to aid the delivery process. Delivery includes insurance; we can assure you that the packaging standard is second to none and will fully protect the item.
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About the Seller:
This item is being sold by Yolanda Gray Antiques who is an accredited member of LAPADA (the UK’s largest Trade Association of Professional Art and Antique Dealers) and CINOA. CIONA is the world association of Art & Antique dealer associations. All LAPADA & CINOA members abide by their strict code of practice by adhering to reputable standards of quality, expertise and integrity.
Yolanda Gray has dealt in fine art and antique furniture for over 35 years. Yolanda Gray has a special interest in Colonial furniture, specifically Colonial Four Poster Beds. Yolanda Gray also provides a variety of fine English Antique Furniture, Art and Fabrics to clients in the UK, Europe and further afield.
Please visit the Yolanda Gray antiques website for further products and information.
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