This is a good quality Welsh provincial George III oak dresser base and rack displaying a deep rich colour, circa 1780 – 1820.
• Circa 1780 – 1820
• Period George III
• Origination North Wales, UK
• Wood Oak
• Original base & rack
• Three plate racks
• Great craftsmanship
• Pretty design
• Two plank top
• Moulded cornice
• Working door locks & key
• Original backboards
• Brass swan neck handles
• Original style feet
• Three working drawers
• Three sham drawers
• Oak line drawers
• Oak sides – sign of quality
• Pegged construction
• Superb colour
• Free 14 day UK returns period
This is a good quality Welsh provincial George III oak dresser base and rack displaying a deep rich colour, circa 1780 – 1820 originating from the country area in North Wales. The dresser boasts great craftsmanship and is constructed with solid oak. The base features a solid two plank oak top. Below, there are three working drawers. The further three working drawers down the centre of the base are sham drawers. This is flanked by two opening cupboard drawers, which each have a working lock and key. The dresser stands on the original length style feet. The backboards, sides and drawer linings are constructed of oak, which is a sign of quality for a dresser of this provenance. The rack that sits on the dresser base is original and not a marriage it features 20 iron loop hooks and two shelves each with plate grooves and a lip to stop the plates sliding off the rack. Above, the rack is finished with a moulded protruding cornice. This dresser boasts a deep rich oak colour which has been created from 200 years of care and is a sought after size.
This dresser is an excellent investment and would look superb in a variety of rooms from the kitchen, hall way or the living room. This dresser base would certainly grace any home. So don’t miss out your chance to own a lovely piece of furniture.
The dresser base and rack are original to each other. The brass swan neck handles are very old replacements. Nominal old use marks to the leading edges of the dresser but nothing significant considering the age of this item. The dresser features working locks and a key to the two drawers. This item is free of woodworm, solid in joint and ready to use.
External Height = 211.5cm or 6ft 11¼”
External Width = 144cm or 4ft 8¾”
External Depth = 51cm or 1ft 8”
Height of Base = 85.5cm or 2ft 9¾”
Bottom Shelf height = 24cm or 9½”
Middle Shelf height = 33cm or 1ft 1”
Top Shelf height = 37.5cm or 1ft¾”
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