A rare early 18th Century veneered walnut display cabinet/ bookcase

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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.
Details
Place of Origin
United Kingdom
Date of Manufacture
Circa 1720
Period
18th Century and Earlier
Materials and Techniques
Oak carcass
Walnut
mouldings
bevelled glass
engraved brass
Condition
Excellent. Detailed condition report available on request..
Dimensions
81 in. H x 40 in. W x 13 in. D
206 cm H x 102 cm W x 33 cm D
Dealer Location
Salisbury Wiltshire, United Kingdom
Number of Items
1
Reference Number
LU9676798694
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1stdibs seller since 2013
Located in Salisbury Wiltshire, GB

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