Original working brass lever locks (with key). Hand dovetailed mahogany lined drawers. Supporting original rounded moulded plinths.
This is a superb quality pair of antique Victorian mahogany bedside chests, circa 1860, in excellent condition. They are pedestals from a Victorian dressing table, which have been adapted into bedside chests some time ago. Each bedside chest boasts elegant thumb moulded round cornered tops; this design is also reflected in the plinths.The bedsides each have three graduated working drawers, featuring figured mahogany fonts, with the two bottom drawers being a double drawer. The drawers are constructed with fine hand-dovetailed joints, mahogany drawer linings and the original mahogany knobs.
The drawer linings even boast quarter beading to the frames; this is a true sign of quality. The drawers retain their original working brass lever locks (with working key). The bedsides stand on their original top quality rounded mahogany plinths.The chests are constructed of top quality mahogany timber imported from the colonies during the Victorian period. The quality is reflected in the weight of these bedsides; they are heavy to lift! The bedsides feature a rich nut-brown mahogany colour.
They have a fantastic colour and patination; this can only be achieved through age and years of care and cleaning it has received. These chests would look superb in a variety of rooms from the living room to the bedroom. These chests would certainly grace any home and are a great investment as they are extremely functional. So dont miss out on your chance to own a lovely piece of furniture. These bedside chests are in good condition having been French polished in our workshop.Nominal old use marks to the leading edges and inside the drawers, but nothing significant considering the age of the item. There are no cup marks to the tops of the bedsides. Please note, any colour variation to the tops of the bedsides is due to the natural variation in the grain configuration and patination; this is not a defect or marks to the polish this is entirely natural. The drawers are smooth running and close flush to the frame. All drawers retain their original mahogany knobs. These bedsides are constructed of top quality mahogany; mahogany which gives a superb colour and patination. They are solid in joint and ready to use.
External Height = 77.2cm or 30 or 2ft 6 External Width = 45.3cm or 17 or 1ft 5 External Depth = 51cm or 20 or 1ft 8. 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.
Yolanda Gray has dealt in fine art and antique furniture for over 40 years. Yolanda Gray has a special interest in Colonial furniture, specifically Colonial Four Poster Beds. Yolanda 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 Pair Victorian Mahogany Bedside Chests Pot Cupboards Nightstands c. 1860" is in sale since Friday, May 18, 2018.
This item is in the category "Antiques\Antique Furniture\Cabinets\Victorian (1837-1901)". The seller is "yolandagrayantiques" and is located in Tarporley, Cheshire. This item can be shipped worldwide.