• Item: Chest of Drawers
• Period: Victorian
• Wood: Walnut
• Circa: 1800
• Provenance: England, UK
• Two-over-three design
• Solid moulded top
• Rounded corners
• Moulded frame
• Beaded moulding
• Original walnut handles
• Moulded drawer fronts
• Hand dovetailed joints
• Mahogany lined drawers
• Original moulded plinth
• Stunning original polish & patination
• Exhibition quality
• Free delivery to England, Wales & southern Scotland*
• Free 14 days UK returns policy
This is an exhibition quality antique English Victorian burr walnut chest of drawers, circa 1880, with stunning colour, in excellent original condition. The chest has been constructed with two small drawers above three larger graduating drawers. The chest benefits from a stunning solid top with a beaded moulded edge. The drawers are constructed with moulded fronts; mahogany drawer linings and hand dovetail joints. The drawers also retain the original blue paper lining, which is in very good condition, as well as their original shaped walnut handles. The chest benefits from an attractive moulded frame, with rounded corners and solid construction. The sides of the chest boast the original decorative walnut veneers, along with the original backboards. The chest terminates on an elegant bead moulded protruding plinth.
The chest features a mellow walnut 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 they have received.
This item would look superb in a variety of rooms, from the hallway to the bedroom. This item would certainly grace any home. So don’t miss out on your chance to own a lovely piece of furniture.
Height = 73.5cm or 29” or 2ft 5”
Width = 110cm or 43⅜” or 3ft 7⅜”
Depth = 56.8cm or 22⅜” or 1ft 10⅜”
This chest is in excellent original condition. Nominal old use marks to the leading edges and top, but nothing significant considering the age of the item. The chest retains the original walnut handles to the drawers and blue paper drawer linings. The chest is raised on its original moulded beaded plinth. The sides and backboards on the chest are also original. This is a single piece chest. The chest boasts the original polish and patination (having been revived in our workshop) thus displaying a warm rich burr walnut colour.
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Ref. Chest of Drawers 68