A rare early 18th Century veneered walnut display cabinet/ bookcase
An early 18th Century English walnut display cabinet/ bookcase of rare form with finely figured walnut veneers and high quality crossgrain mouldings with bevelled glazed panels fitted to the doors of both the upper and lower sections, finely engraved brass escutcheons, the whole standing on bracket feet. This piece has excellent patina and colour. This cabinet was possibly used for the display of oriental porcelain, the collecting of which was much in vogue at the time. Circa 1720.
|TITLE:||A rare early 18th Century veneered walnut display cabinet/ bookcase|
|DATE OF MANUFACTURE:||Circa 1720|
|MATERIALS:||Oak carcass, walnut veneer and mouldings, bevelled glass and engraved brass.|
|CONDITION:||Excellent. Detailed condition report available on request..|
|LENGTH:||40 in. (102 cm)|
|DEPTH:||13 in. (33 cm)|
|HEIGHT:||6 ft. 9 in. (206 cm)|
|DEALER LOCATION:||Fordingbridge, UK|
|NUMBER OF ITEMS:||1|
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