set of late c19th teak and brass officers' military campaign bookshelves

Set of late C19th teak and brass officers' military campaign book-shelves


| $732 USD | €623 EUR

Item Number

ML 1702


Set of late C19th teak and brass officers' military campaign book-shelves.
Interesting set of military campaign book-shelves constructed to be easily dismantled and transported. The 3 teak shelves divided by turned brass uprights secured by the decorative finial nut caps . The top shelf with removable shaped back-stand or creating rail with steel locating pins . Standing upon compressed circular spread feet , designed to stand atop a chest or desk.
All shelves stamped beneath with a pattern number , suggesting these shelves were probably made by the Army & Navy Company , one or the most notable and leading suppliers of such goods and furniture for overseas military expedition and campaign use.
In good original condition with rich patina and clean brass-ware.
H 28"
W 32"
D 8"
England c.1870
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Internal Ref: ML 1702


Height = 70 cm (28")
Width = 82 cm (32")
Depth = 20 cm (8")

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