Item of the Week - Burr Walnut Chest of Drawers c.1890
A delightful item this is an example of beautiful craftsmanship, the burr walnut chest of drawers is in exemplary condition and is a perfect example of fine antique furniture. The chest of drawers has five draws in total, with two short drawers over three long drawers, providing ample storage space within the home, whether it be for clothes or other household items.
The drawers are constructed from superior quality mahogany, which is a durable solid wood, thus meaning it will withstand the test of time. The chest of drawers although made in the Victorian period is of Georgian style, its deep rich colour is typical of a walnut chest of drawers, and it boasts superb patina. An investment piece, due to its condition it is sure to hold its value if provided with sufficient care in the future.
The Antique Chest of Drawers features detailed brass handles, with keyholes on each drawer and also attractive curved bracket feet. The height of the chest of drawers measures 112.5 cm, with a width of 104cm and a sufficient depth of 45.5cm allowing the drawers to store a significant amount of items. The burr walnut chest of drawers would look stunning in a bedroom or would be a welcome focal piece in a classically decorated dining room or lounge.
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