matching pair of highquality edwardian period inlaid figured rosewood music cabinets

Matching pair of high-quality Edwardian period inlaid figured rosewood music cabinets.



Item Ref

ML 183


Matching pair of high-quality Edwardian period inlaid figured rosewood music cabinets.
Smart pair of highly-figured rosewood single glazed-door cabinets originally designed to store sheet music . The bevel glass doors each enclosing velvet plush lined shelves and polished interior , the adjustable shelves still with original tasseled edge finish and some with original 'ivorine' or bone labels. The doors each fitted with a brass handle with a wrythen ring design.
The serpentine outline tops each with a moulded edge and fitted with a three-quarter gilded cast-brass pierced gallery. The centre with an inlaid box-wood and bone motif . The doors each with an inlaid design of wreathed musical instruments in box-wood and bone detail to panels top and bottom of glazing . The edges , tops and sides with inlaid bone or ivorine stringing line detail .
Each cabinet raised on ogee-section bracket feet and fitted with original castors beneath.
Useful and decorative pair of cabinets which would lend themselves to various uses .
Excellent clean condition with no damage or losses . Have been cleaned, polished and waxed in our workshops.
H 36"
W 20"
D 16"
England c.1905
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 .
Whether buying for pleasure , decoration or investment, we welcome you to our web-site or premises .
Past projects have included advising clients on forming and disposing of collections , furnishing period properties , hotel and commercial projects , also a shoot-room and lodge .
All goods are available to view and owned by M.Lees&Sons .
If visiting, a telephone call prior is advisable as due to the demands of the business the show-room does not have regular hours . Please feel free to contact us if we can be of assistance .
Tel. 01905 26620 / 07860826218
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 183


Height = 92 cm (36")
Width = 50 cm (20")
Depth = 40 cm (16")

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