A George I oak and mahogany crossbanded dresser base, Wales, second quarter 18th century
4,000 - 6,000 GBP
Property from a Private Collection
A George I oak and mahogany crossbanded dresser base
Wales, second quarter 18th century
the three drawers above shaped 'baluster' profile supports and a undertier
84cm. high, 189cm. wide, 45cm. deep; 2ft. 9in., 6ft. 2½in., 1ft. 5¾in.
Pleasing colour and size. Attractive shaped details to the piece. Twin-plank top with replaced cleats to each end and long narrow section at back. Later (but old) replacement brass handles and escutcheons. Central escutcheon with historic loss. Losses to veneers and some moulded and carved details. Typical old marks and scratches. Evidence of historic worn. The shaped friezes are lovely, one shaped 'wave' element has been detached and has been re-fixed.
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