Our Stock # 18.7433. This is a large antique dresser base.A Scottish, carved oak buffet or server, dating to the late Victorian period, circa 1880. Of superb Scottish craftsmanship and impressive proportion. Displaying a desirable aged patina and in good order throughout. Quality oak stocks show fine grain interest beneath a wax polish finish. Graced with caramel hues and wisps of medullary rays. Deeply tiered top above two wide drawers, each dressed with brass drop handles. Ovolo shaped drawer boxes with sinuous fascia. Drawer interiors present saffron yellow baize linings, repeating throughout the dresser. Arranged as a central cabinet with a pair of small side cupboards - brass locks, keys absent.
Two generously sized display galleries frame the central cabinet doors. Decorated with leaf carved shoulders, turned supports and serpentine sash aprons. Geometric field panels with S-scroll carvings adorn the larger central doors. Dressed with a pair of brass lock escutcheons hosting drop pendant pulls key absent.
Three dressed shelves to the left hand door alongside a single shelf over a sliding interior tray. Side doors host grand shield cartouche carvings within a frieze panel and further leaf decoration.
The base of each cupboard interior further finished with the soft baize fabric. Dresser standing prominently upon a deep, continuous plinth base with tiered edge.
This is an impressive antique dresser base, with superb quality and proportion. Rich in colour and figuring, this dresser or buffet will add a dramatic focal point to your room. Solid joints and construction, delivered waxed, polished and ready for the home.
Dimensions: Max Width: 184.5cm (72.75'') Max Depth: 65.5cm (25.75'') Max Height: 100cm (39.25''). Gallery Width: 55cm (21.75'') Gallery Depth: 44.5cm (17.5'') Gallery Height: 30cm (11.75''). Sideboard Top Width: 179cm (70.5'') Sideboard Top Depth: 62cm (24.5''). We offer a prompt and economical worldwide service, please Let us know your country and zip / post code and we will get the best possible service and cost for you.
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The item "Large Antique Dresser Base, Scottish, Oak, Buffet, Server, Late Victorian, 1880" is in sale since Thursday, May 20, 2021. This item is in the category "Antiques\Antique Furniture\Sideboards & Buffets".The seller is "londonfine" and is located in Devon. This item can be shipped worldwide.