good early georg8an red walnut mirror doored country house bureau bookcase

GOOD EARLY GEORG8AN RED WALNUT MIRROR DOORED COUNTRY HOUSE BUREAU BOOKCASE


Price

SOLD

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Description

A SUPERB UNTOUCHED COUNTRY HOUSE EARLY GEORGIAN C1740 RED WALNUT BUREAU BOOKCASE WITH MIRROR DOORS.
RED WALNUT IS A HEAVY RED COLOURED WOOD OFFICIALLY VIRGINIAN BLACK WALNUT FROM USA WHICH THE ENGLISH FIRST BROUGHT BACK IN THE 1720,S AFTER THE WALNUT BLIGHT IN EUROPE.
IT IS VERY DENSE AND HEAVY, SUPERB FOR MAKING QUALITY FURNITURE.
IT STOPPED BEING USED WHEN WE STARTED IMPORTING THE CHEAPER S0UTH.AMERICAN MAHOGANY IN THE 1750,S.
THIS PIECE IS BASICALLY UNTOUCHED IN GREAT CONDITION,
THE HANDLES ARE VERY OLD REPLACEMENTS.
MIRROR DOORS WHICH ARE BEVELLED ARE ORIGINAL.
COMPLETE WITH CANDLE SLIDES WHICH REFLECT THE CANDLE LIGHT IN THE MIRRORS AT NIGHT BACK IN THE DAY.
OFFERED AS NORMAL AT OUR SUPER COMPETITIVE PRICE.
UK DEL 60
ALL FORMS OF PAYMENT INC CC,S ETC
LAPADA/CINOA MEMBERS SINCE 1985
EST 1977
OVER 40,000 SATIFIED CUSTOMERS
ALL CREDIT CARDS AND PAYPAL ACCEPTED
ALL ITEMS BACKED BY LAPADA GUARANTEE
ALL CONSUMER RIGHTS OBSERVED

Dimensions

Height = 204 cm (81")
Width = 98 cm (39")
Depth = 55 cm (22")



This item is SOLD and is no longer available to purchase.

* This item has been sold, though you can still email the seller if you wish



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