late c18th italian coromandel and ivory inlaid table cabinet

Late C18th Italian coromandel and ivory inlaid table cabinet.



Item Ref

ML 1610


Late C18th Italian coromandel and ivory inlaid table cabinet.
Interesting table cabinet with an arrangement of decoratively inlaid Milanese style ivory and bone drawers around a central 'tabernacle' type portico door with capped architectural columns ,which opens on decorative strap-work hinges .
The interior of the central compartment with an interior fitted with 2 small drawers with ivory knobs . The top left drawer opening with the central reserve to create a longer document drawer. The drawers and frame all divided and decorated with ebonised 'ripple' mouldings. The drawers and door door all fitted with spring-loaded steel locks with the single key operating all .
The exterior inlaid with pewter/white-metal stringing dividing the segments of figured coromandel veneers, composing an attractive 'brick-like' design.
Good quality thinly-made hardwood drawer linings , the reverse with a plain unpolished flush-boarded back . Raised on small compressed bun feet .
Highly decorative table cabinet in excellent original condition .
H 15"
W 26"
D 10"
Italy , Milan c.1780
Established in the Cathedral City of Worcester for over 30 years , M.Lees&Sons , run by Michael Lees ,have been dealing with public and trade from show-rooms in an early Georgian town-house. We aim to provide a straight-forward approach to our business and build lasting relationships with our customers. As members of the 'London and Provincial Antique Dealers Association' , we provide full descriptive details , date ,authenticity and any available provenance ,with full disclosure of any restoration or repair which may have taken place .
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Located in the centre of Worcester in the shadow of the Cathedral with easy parking nearby. Exit Junction 7 M5 and follow the signs for Worcester Porcelain Museum . Our premises are located 100 metres from the Museum and 50 metres from Pay&Display car-park in nearby King St.
Internal Ref: ML 1610


Height = 40 cm (16")
Width = 66 cm (26")
Depth = 26 cm (10")

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