Antique Victorian Country
Elm Chests of
Drawers (Circa 1850 - 1870)
Here is an example of an unusual but very good quality antique
Victorian elm chest of drawers, circa 1850 - 1870.
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Circa: 1850 - 1870
Period: Mid Victorian
Provenance: England, UK
Wood: Solid elm
Item: Chest of Drawers
Reeded drawer fronts
3 working graduated drawers
Original working locks & key
Dovetailed pine lined drawers
Original tuned elm drawer knobs
Shaped frieze to front & sides
Original elm bracket feet
Pine back boards
Excellent colour / patination
Free 14 day UK returns period
Here is an example of an unusual but very good quality antique
Victorian elm chest of drawers, circa 1850 - 1870. The top of the chest features an elm top with
moulded front and sides. Below, there
are three working graduated line lined drawers, which features the original
working locks and a working key. The
chest boasts reeding to the perimeter of the drawer fronts (sign of good
quality). The drawers are constructed of
pine; this is typical for a country chest of this type. The chest sits on the original bracket feet
and in between there is a very pretty shaped frieze. The backs of the chest feature pine back
boards. The chest is constructed of
solid elm, which is rare to see in Victorian chests, as country chests are
usually made of pine.
This chest would look superb in a variety of rooms from the hall
way or the bedroom. This chest would certainly grace any home and are a
great investment as they are an extremely functional. So don't miss out your chance to own a lovely
piece of furniture.
This chest is in excellent original condition
and is commensurate with its age.
Nominal old use marks to the leading edges and sides but nothing
significant considering the age of the item. The chest boasts the original finish; it has
an excellent colour and patination to the timber. The turned elms drawer knobs are original to
the chest. The chest features the
original working locks and a working key.
The pine backboards are original also. The drawer linings are original. The brushing slide green baize has recently
been replaced. All drawers work and close flush to the frame. Free of active woodworm,
solid in joint and ready to use.
Height = 96cm or 3ft 1¾”
Width = 79.5cm or 2ft 8”
Depth = 46.5cm or 1ft 6¼”
This item was originally for sale at
£1,375 but has now been reduced to £1,275 saving £100.
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Full money back assurance
24 hour telephone
Full insurance of items in transit
Full assembly service
Packaging removed & recycled
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to any address in mainland England & Wales is £65. 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
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includes insurance; we can assure you that the packaging standard is second to
none and will fully protect the item.
14 Day UK Returns & Refunds:
14-day “no quibble” returns policy (from the date you receive the item) is
available if you are not happy with this item.
We will collect the item free of charge from you. You will be given a refund excluding the
delivery cost as long as the item is returned in the same condition. We only will collect returns using our own
specialist furniture delivery company.
We will not accept returns via a courier service (due to experience of
damaged items in transit). This refund
policy only applies to deliveries to the UK.
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About the Seller:
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.
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.
visit the Yolanda Gray antiques website for further products and
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