A rare English black-lacquered bookcase or credenza with astragal glazed front doors (late 19th century). Ionic pilasters with cabled fluting flank each side, and open to display secret inner shelves (the pilaster-ornamented doors also lock). Five red-painted inner shelves are adjustable.
- In the Style Of
- Place of origin
- Date of manufacturecirca 1890
- Materials and techniques
- ConditionGood. Very good overall, with minor wear to lacquered surfaces, etc., all consistent with its age and use..
- WearWear consistent with age and use.
H 84 in. x W 69 in. x D 17 in.
H 213.36 cm x W 175.26 cm x D 43.18 cm
- Seller locationPembroke, MA
- Seller reference number#2035
- Reference numberLU83853134922
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