A Lamb of Manchester mahogany wardrobe of exceptional quality. This aesthetic movement designed wardrobe dating from circa 1880 is made from the finest selection of timbers available. It retains its original finish and is a wonderful colour. The handles and locks are also original by S.Hall of Sheffield. As with all the furniture we sell this piece has been sympathetically restored to the highest possible standards, using our 30 years plus of knowledge and experience. This fine wardrobe breaks down into five sections for transport, the largest of which measures: 196cm H x 120cm W x 62cm D
A fine quality mahogany bureau bookcase dating from circa 1770. This is a lovely faded mahogany colour and excellent patina. Original fine quality handles and escutcheons . The blind fretwork at the top of the astragal glazed bookcase is repeated at the top of the stepped bureau interior. Truly a stunning piece of period furniture.
A very attractive writing table which opens into a card table. This rosewood table has two drawers inlaid with a stylised foliate pattern in box and other timbers. The drawers have their original brass handles. The writing surface has an attractively faded leather, and fan shaped boxwood inlay to the corners. The open card table has a green baize playing surface and four hollowed out corners to hold gaming chips. The base of the table has bow stretchers inlaid with boxwood stringing, and the turned table legs are mounted on brass castors.
A truly wonderful piece of Georgian craftsmanship. Made in solid yew wood with burr yew panels front,back and also in the door on left hand side.The colour and patina are exceptional. The finely cut dovetails and general construction show this was made by a top maker of late Georgian period.The fact that this davenport is made of yew wood makes it a very rare piece of furniture indeed.