Original brass door latches and lock with working key. Brass hanging rail to top section.Two-over-two drawer configuration (bottom section). Original brass swan neck handles & escutcheons.
Dismantles into 2 sections easy access into rooms. The linen press incorporates a dentil moulded cornice to the top, above two decorative flame mahogany panel doors.
The left-hand door retains its original brass sliding latches, while the right-hand door features a working lever lock (with working key). The top section opens to reveal a spacious interior, including a brass hanging rail.The base section comprises a two-over-two drawer configuration, with further plentiful storage space. The drawer sides are oak lined and hand-dovetailed, therefore constructed in the original manner. The drawer fronts are decorated with elegant flame mahogany fronts, cock-beaded detail, whilst retaining the original brass swan neck handles and circular backplates, key escutcheons and working locks (with key). The linen press is raised on its old replacement bracket feet. The wardrobe also features the original pine backboards. The linen press dismantles into two sections (top and base) allowing easy access up the staircase and into the bedroom. This Georgian wardrobe features a rich red-brown mahogany colour.
It has a fantastic colour and patination; this can only be achieved through age and years of care and cleaning it has received. This Georgian mahogany linen chest is an excellent investment but is also very practical for storage and would look superb in a variety of rooms, especially the bedroom. This item would certainly grace any home. Dimensions: Total Height (top and base) = 192.4cm or 72¾ or 6ft 3¾ Top Height (including cornice) = 109.4cm or 43 or 3ft 7 Top Width (cornice) = 123.1cm or 48½ or 4ft ½ Top Depth = 57.4cm or 22½ or 1ft 10½ Base Height = 83.7cm or 33 or 2ft 9 Base Width = 125.3cm or 49 or 4ft 1 Base Depth = 57.5cm or 22 or 1ft 10 Hanging Height (max) = 102.5cm or 40 or 3ft 4 Hanging Height (from rail) = 93.7cm or 36 or 3ft Hanging Width = 113cm or 44½ or 3ft 8½ Hanging Depth = 47.5cm or 18¾ or 1ft 6¾.Nominal old use marks to the leading edges and specifically the sides, with old restoration patches near the waist, but nothing significant considering its age. The linen press has been cleaned and French polished by hand to a professional standard in our workshop, therefore the colour and patination is of an excellent standard. The interior has been fitted with a brass hanging rail. The doors lock using the original brass working lever lock (with working key).
The drawers retain their original brass swan neck handles and circular backplates, key escutcheons and working locks (with key). Some inwards movement to the two bottom drawer fronts, although nothing unusual considering the age of the item. The linen press is raised on old replacement bracket feet. The linen press retains its original backboards. This item is solid in joint and ready to use.All items are professionally packaged and fully insured in transit, therefore, we can assure you, your items will be securely protected in transit and arrive safely with you. Before placing your order(s) please make sure this is the item for you. CINOA is the world association of Art & Antique dealer associations. All LAPADA & CINOA members abide by their strict code of practice by adhering to reputable standards of quality, expertise and integrity. Yola Gray has dealt in fine art and antique furniture for over 40 years. Yola Gray has a special interest in colonial furniture, specifically colonial four poster beds. Yola Gray also provides a variety of fine English antique furniture, art and fabrics to clients in the UK, Europe and further afield. The item "Antique English Georgian Flame Mahogany Linen Press Chest Wardrobe Cupboard" is in sale since Tuesday, October 26, 2021. This item is in the category "Antiques\Antique Furniture\Armoires & Wardrobes". The seller is "yolandagrayantiques" and is located in Tarporley, Cheshire.
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