LT Antiques is located in Detling, England
18th Century Walnut Escritoire Cabinet on Chest
REF: MMEE210712A / LA358895
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An early 18th Century escritoire cabinet on chest offered in excellent showroom condition. This rare and impressive item is beautifully made and has a lot on offer. Stunning walnut colour and patina, with decorative satinwood cross-banding on the front fall and drawer fronts. The top section has a hinged friese which lifts up to reveal 12 small drawers, inside the fall there are various drawers arranged around a central cupboard with even more smaller drawers inside it! There are 9 pigeon holes along the top which pull out to reveal 12 further secret drawers behind them. The fall creates a writing surface with a newly fitted black leather inset and gold tooled edging. It has a working lock and key. The base section has 2 short over 2 long drawers, with brass swan neck handles and on bracket feet. This comes in 2 parts for transportation. A superb piece of furniture, displaying fine craftsmanship throughout.
Depth Open 113cm, Base Height 86.5cm
LT Antiques has clarified that the 18th Century Walnut Escritoire Cabinet on Chest (LA358895) is genuinely of the period declared with the date/period of manufacture being 1710
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This 18th Century Walnut Escritoire Cabinet on Chest is located in Detling, England