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About the object

ENGLAND, circa 1720

An exceptional quality George I period burr walnut bachelors chest, of magnificent colour and patina.

The top quarter-veneered and cross-banded also with herringbone inlay, folding over to reveal a finely veneered interior surface, above two short drawers and three graduated long drawers, standing on shaped bracket feet, retaining period brass handles and escutcheons.

A lovely example, of excellent proportions.

Provenance

Private Collection, UK

Dimensions

Height: 31.75 in (80.64 cm), Width: 30.50 in (77.47 cm), Depth: 15.50 in (39.37 cm)

Stock number

M05.32