• Circa: 1820
• Period: Regency
• Provenance: England, UK
• Wood: Mahogany
• Item: Canterbury
• 4 straight panels with slatted uprights
• 3 partitions
• Straight corner supports
• Cock-beaded drawer front
• Mahogany lined hand-dovetailed drawer
• Original blue paper drawer lining
• Original mahogany drawer knobs
• Original brass castors
• Top quality mahogany
• Original polish & patination
• Good condition
• Completely original
• Solid in joint
• Free delivery to mainland England, Wales & Southern Scotland*
• Free 14 days UK returns policy
This is a fine quality antique English Regency mahogany Canterbury, circa 1820, in good original condition. The Canterbury is divided into three compartments, by four straight panels with simple slatted uprights. The compartments are ideal for storing magazines, newspapers or music sheets. All four corners feature straight supports, which terminate on the original brass castors. The panels also feature shaped supports to the centre and straight supports to the sides. Below the partitions is a single mahogany lined drawer, boasting hand dovetailed joints and the original blue paper drawer lining. The drawer also features the original mahogany turned knobs with cock beading. The Canterbury reflects a simple but refined style, typical of the Regency period; it has been constructed from the finest mahogany timbers.
The Canterbury features a rich mellow brown mahogany colour. As it boasts the original polish, it has a fantastic colour and patination; this can only be achieved through age and years of care and cleaning it has received.
This item would look great in the living room, hallway or bedroom of any house. This item would compliment any home, so don’t miss out on your chance to own a lovely piece of furniture.
Height = 54.2cm or 21⅜” or 1ft 9⅜”
Width = 51.7cm or 20⅜” or 1ft 8⅜”
Depth = 38.5cm or 15⅛” or 1ft 3⅛”
Partition Height = 31.5cm or 12½” or 1ft ½”
Outer Partition Gaps = 11.1cm or 4⅜”
Central Partition Gap = 9.4cm or 3¾”
This item is in good original condition. Nominal old use marks to the leading edges but nothing significant considering the age of the item. As it boasts the original polish, it has a fantastic colour and patination; this colour and patination cannot be re-created through re-polishing. The mahogany lined drawer features hand dovetailing, runs smoothly and boasts the original turned knobs and blue paper drawer lining. The panels are complete, with no missing sections and are solid in joint. The feet and brass castors are also all original. The Canterbury has been constructed from the finest mahogany timbers. This item is solid in joint and ready to use.
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Ref. Canterbury 8