18th Century Walnut Bureau Bookcase For Sale
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18th Century Walnut Bureau Bookcase


A fine quality early 18th Century bureau bookcase veneered throughout with burr walnut, having engraved brass mounts, the shaped cornice showing Chinese influence above a pair of shaped mirrored doors enclosing shelves to the upper section. The fall below opening to reveal a finely fitted interior, centred by an arched cupboard drawer and concealing secret drawers. Below the fall there is a well shaped waist moulding. The base contains two short and three long drawers, the whole standing on bracket feet. English Circa 1730


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    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions
    H 87 in. x W 41.5 in. x D 23 in.H 220.98 cm x W 105.41 cm x D 58.42 cm
  • Seller Location
    Salisbury Wiltshire, GB
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