A Very Good Quality 18th Century Georgian Mahogany Chest, Of Small Proportions, Having Superbly Figured Top With Wide Crossbanded Decoration, Over Very Unusual Configuration Of Five Short and Two Long Drawers, Retaining Original Rococo Design Brass Handles Raised On Original Shaped Bracket Feet.
Antique chests of drawers come in the widest possible to imagine variety of shapes, sizes, qualities, timbers and ages of course. The variety available can sometimes be rather overwhelming, but generally speaking its difficult to go wrong with any kind of 18th Century, Georgian examples which retain the majority of their originality and are of relatively small size.
This particular 18th Century Georgian Mahogany Chest Of Drawers is a sweet, rarely found small size and in combination with the incredibly unusual drawer configuration, which we have not come across before, it would certainly be useful to place in a whole variety of spaces around the home.
It retains its elegant original rococo design brass wear, boasts a nice untouched warm colour and patina and is raised on its original shaped bracket feet.
Overall this charming little chest is both functional and elegant and would enhance any setting which its placed into.
As with all the items which we offer for sale this chest has been naturally waxed using traditional methods by our expert restorers to ensure that it is ready to be placed straight into the home. It also has working locks and keys.