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Georgian Mahogany Breakfront Library Bookcase

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A superb quality George III period mahogany library Bookcase of breakfront form, boasting charming small Proportions, and four astragal glazed doors to top Enclosing adjustable shelves over panelled cupboard Doors enclosing further adjustable shelves raised on Original plinth base (Breakfront bookcases are one of the grandest, yet at the same time most functional pieces of antique furniture around. They are found in a huge variety of sizes, qualities, woods and dates of manufacture, ranging from the mid 18th century right through to the Edwardian era in the early 20th century. This particular example is perfect for 21st century living with its simple, but exceptional quality design and construction and it's much smaller than normal proportions which would allow it to be used in just about any room of the home or office. As fit for purpose as the day it was made it is an incredibly handsome, but at the same time useful piece of furniture.).    SHIPPING Please be aware, that I the seller of this item, am able to confirm that a restricted species, CITES, licence will not be required to ship this item cross border. That is due to the type and volume of wood species contained within the piece. Therefore please ignore any automated warnings which the 1st dibs automated system displays on your screen whilst browsing, or trying to checkout your purchase. There is no licence, or permit of any kind required for shipping of this piece and therefore the original shipping and handling time stated on the items display listing is correct. If you have any questions or concerns regarding the above then please don’t hesitate to get in touch and we will be happy to confirm for you in greater detail.
  • Dimensions:
    Height: 88 in (223.52 cm)Width: 73.5 in (186.69 cm)Depth: 18.5 in (46.99 cm)
  • Style:
    Georgian (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques:
  • Place of Origin:
  • Period:
  • Date of Manufacture:
    circa 1800
  • Condition:
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Seller Location:
    Bedfordshire, GB
  • Reference Number:
    Seller: 73241stDibs: LU955819451282
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