Pair of Cabinets
model no. 232
with two period keys
produced by FDB Møbler, Denmark
teak, oak, brass
37 x 48 x 17⅝ in. (94 x 122 x 44.7 cm) each
Overall in very good condition. The wooden surfaces appear to have been sensitively cleaned and reoiled at some point in the history of the piece. The wooden surfaces present with some extremely light surface abrasions concentrated to the edges which are not visible unless closely inspected. The top rear edge of one cabinet with an area of repair, possibly inherent to production, measuring approximately 1 3/8 x 3/4 inch and not visually distracting. One cabinet includes 8 drawers and one adjustable shelf; the second cabinet with 7 adjustable shelves, all of which are in functional condition. The hardware presents with gentle, age-appropriate oxidation consistent with age. Offered together with 2 period keys in functional condition.
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