Mahogany veneer display cabinet or bookcase. Sometimes known as a pier cabinet, and referred to as such in the accompanying documentation from Acorn Antiques. Made in Egland around 1870. Beautiful decorative inlay with some losses which are detailed in the photographs. Please note the velvet lined interior. Measurements are 120cm wide 33 cm deep and 110cm high. Price is $1,200
Antique mahogany mirror backed serpentine front chiffonier, made in 1865. Measuring 1.6 m wide, 50cm deep and standing at the countertop 88 cm high. The top of the mirror is 230cm high. The price is $1,490
Music cabinet or glass fronted bookcase with brass gallery on top at rear. Two brass handles on the side and key. This is a genuine rosewood antique made in England 1850 to 1880. Measurements 70 cm by 40 cm by 100 cm high. Now Sold.
In lovely condition this antique gentleman’s chair from the late Victorian period with it’s walnut frame and upholstery is a truly comfortable seat. Unfortunately it has been the subject of some feline attention at the back and this has been photographed for inspection and review. Otherwise excellent sprung order with original castors. Measurements are 68 cm across by 85 cm deep and 105cm high at the back. Now Sold.
From the Victorian period this blue leather library chair has a good solid frame and castors. There are some significant wear lines in the seat. We believe these could be addressed successfully with some blue shoe polish and leather conditioner.
70 cm x 75 cm deep and 90 cm high. Now Sold.
A large antique chest of drawers made in Australia in the late 1800’s. Built largely from cedar we feel the darker carvings contrast very effectively against the lighter wood of the main body. Faults are not serious , mainly limited to light scratches and some gaps around the drawer openings.
115 cm wide x 50 cm deep and 143 cm high.
This mahogany veneered chest would have been made in England (or possibly Australia), in the last quarter of the 1800’s. All drawers operate smoothly. Some veneer is missing (principally lower right at the the front and back left at the top). Please see photos for more detail on this).
105 cm wide x 48 cm deep and 118 cm high.
This is a beautifully uphostered sofa from the late 1800’s, featuring carved wood and a rare button back. All ceramic castors are intact. Springing excellent. Highy recommended. No faults to mention.
Handy tip. Install one of these in the kitchen. While reclining you could embrace the new vogue for slow cooking.
200 cm long, 85 cm deep and 98 cm high.
Price A$ 880.
This antique cedar chest of drawers has been modified by the removal of it’s original fixed mirror. It has been replaced by a (correct for period) toilet mirror. The other modification is the later castors. We feel it all works surprisingly well.
110 cm wide x 55 cm deep and 160 cm high (top of the mirror).
An antique chest of drawers made in Australia in the late 1800’s. All handles intact and drawers operating smoothly.
10 cm split in the top that is commensurate with age and does not affect use. Please see photograph to assist your assessment.
90 cm wide x 42 cm deep and 88 cm high.