late c18th early c19th late george iii period mahogany dwarf tabletop bookcase or bookcarrier

Late C18th/ early C19th late George III period mahogany ‘dwarf’ table-top bookcase or book-carrier.


| $679 USD | €618 EUR

Item Ref

ML 217


Late C18th/ early C19th late George III period mahogany ‘dwarf’ table-top bookcase or book-carrier .
Smart free-standing desk-top mahogany miniature bookcase with single fixed shelf . The sides fitted with original gilded-brass ‘swan-neck’ design carrying handles with ‘stops’. The front surround of the carcass mahogany with a ‘scribed’ cock-beaded edge .
The whole raised on on small compressed bun feet , being possible old replacements.
Excellent original condition with a rich colour and patina.
Decorative and practical desk-top mahogany bookcase or tidy , which could be used for both books and objects.
H 16”
W 12”
D 10”
England c.1800
Established in the Cathedral City of Worcester for over 40 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 217


Height = 40 cm (16")
Width = 30 cm (12")
Depth = 25 cm (10")

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