late c18th george iii period mahogany 'bachelor's' chest of drawers

Late C18th George III period mahogany 'bachelor's' chest of drawers .



Item Ref

ML 185


Late C18th George III period mahogany 'bachelor's' chest of drawers.
Good small-scale mahogany chest of four long drawers fitted with a brushing slide. The gently graduated 'cock-beaded' four drawers all fitted with original brass 'swan-neck' handles , the pull-out slide with polished interior and fitted with original brass 'axe-head' handles . The drawers all fitted with original brass escutcheons and retaining their locks , but key lacking.
Raised on solid shaped bracket feet , the top having a simple 'thumb-moulded' edge . In good original condition , with a rich patina.
The solid single-piece top having been professionally repolished in the traditional manner to remove historic water-marks .
The drawers all with original oak linings . The reverse fitted with the original back-boards.
A charming and useful small- scale late Georgian period chest of drawers in ready to use condition. Some minor marks and historic minor repairs, commensurate with age and use.
H 33"
W 30.5"
D 18"
England 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 .
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 185


Height = 84 cm (33")
Width = 77 cm (31")
Depth = 46 cm (18")

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