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19th Century English George III Mahogany Breakfront Bookcase

$24,399.90

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For sale is an impressive George III mahogany breakfront bookcase, attributed to Gillows, with a molded cornice over four large glazed doors, with arched astragals and fabric linings within. Each door is flanked by fluted columns above the base, comprising two cupboard doors to the centre, with four graduated drawers on either side, standing on a plinth base. The bookcase is in good original condition, with minor wear commensurate with age and use, slight signs of age related shrinkage. Please note: This piece may require a CITES certificate for export. If necessary we can obtain this on your behalf in order for the piece to cross borders. Measures: Width 137", depth 20", height 106" This item was purchased from North Mymms Park. North Mymms Park is a private estate near Colney Heath. The house is a red Manor house built in the 16th century but it has been an estate since 1066. Members of the royal family have stayed there. In the house there are a large number of rooms some of which have decorated ceilings. There is a Clock Tower on the North Side of North Mymms Park. The inside of the Clock tower was built in 1801.

Details

  • Dimensions
    Height: 106 in. (269.24 cm)Width: 137 in. (347.98 cm)Depth: 20 in. (50.8 cm)
  • Style
    George III (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    1800
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Seller Location
    Chelmsford, GB
  • Reference Number
    Seller: S25-5871stDibs: LU2494325229532

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    Estimated Customs Duties & Taxes to the Continental US: $0.
    Ships From: Chelmsford, United Kingdom
  • Return Policy

    A return for this item may be initiated within 7 days of delivery.

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