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.
• 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 back boards. 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.
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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