• Circa: 1860
• Period: Victorian
• Provenance: England, UK
• Wood: Solid mahogany
• Item: Bedside chests
• Chamfered moulded tops
• Original ribbon carved handles
• Flame mahogany drawer fronts
• Three graduated working drawers
• Hand dovetailed mahogany lined drawers
• Quarter columns terminating on graduated capitals
• Supporting original round plinths
• Fantastic colour & patination
• Stunning quality
• Excellent condition
• 14 day free UK returns policy
This is a stunning quality pair of antique Victorian flame mahogany bedside chests, circa 1860, in excellent condition. Each bedside chest boasts elegant moulded round cornered mahogany tops; this style is reflected in the design of the plinths. The bedsides each have three graduated working drawers, constructed in solid mahogany drawer linings with hand-dovetailed joints and quarter beaded internal joints (a sign of quality). The drawer fronts feature stunning quality flame mahogany veneers and boast the original exquisite carved ribbon shaped handles. Stunning quarter columns, featuring graduated capitals at the top and base of the columns, flank the drawers. The bedsides stand on the original top quality rounded mahogany plinths. Both chests are constructed of top quality solid mahogany timber imported from the colonies. The quality is reflected in the weight of these bedsides; they are heavy to lift!
The bedsides feature a dark rich, red and brown mahogany colour. They have a fantastic colour and patination; this can only be achieved through age and years of care and cleaning it has received.
These chests would look superb in a variety of rooms from the living room to the bedroom. These chests would certainly grace any home and are a great investment as they are extremely functional. So don’t miss out your chance to own a lovely piece of furniture.
These adapted bedside chests are in excellent condition. Nominal old use marks to the leading edges, but nothing significant considering the age of the item. There are no cup marks, ink stains or other types of marks to the tops of the bedsides. The drawers are smooth running and close flush to the frame. The handles and plinths are original. These bedsides are constructed of top quality mahogany; the quality of this mahogany gives a superb colour and patination. The quality is also reflected in the weight of these bedsides; they are heavy to lift! They are well constructed, solid in joint and ready to use.
Height = 74.5cm or 29⅜” or 2ft 5⅜”
Width (body) = 36.4cm or 14⅜” or 1ft 2⅜”
Width (plinth) = 42.5cm or 16¾” or 1ft 4¾”
Depth (top) = 55.8cm or 22” or 1ft 10”
Depth (body)= 51.4cm or 20¼” or 1ft 8¼”
Depth (plinth) = 54.6cm or 21½” or 1ft 9½”
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