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A William and Mary oak dresser base, late 17th century

UK: Greenford Park Warehouse

Estimate:

3,000 - 5,000 GBP

Property from an English Private Collection

A William and Mary oak dresser base, late 17th century

A William and Mary oak dresser base, late 17th century

Estimate:

3,000 - 5,000 GBP

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Property from an English Private Collection

A William and Mary oak dresser base, late 17th century


with applied fruitwood cut-card and split bobbin turned details between three drawers, on baluster legs, joined by stretchers

85cm. high, 199.5cm. wide, 44cm. deep; 2ft. 9 1/2in., 6ft. 6 1/2in., 1ft. 5 1/4in.

Of a lovely colour and patination. Feet re-tipped. Evidence of historic worm. Later handles. Elm drawer linings with historic repairs. Repair to rear right edge of top with reattached slice of timber. The top has marks, as to be expected, from age and use.


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The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colors and shades which are different to the lot's actual color and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation. The condition report is a statement of opinion only. For that reason, the condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS ONLINE CONDITION REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE/BUSINESS APPLICABLE TO THE RESPECTIVE SALE.

Acquired from Victor Needham Antiques, 10 April 1987.
Victor Chinnery, Oak Furniture, Woodbridge, 1974, fig.3, p.347.