This is a wonderful mahogany reproduction bachelors chest which has been designed to reflect early English furniture. The chest is superb quality and also practical having a brush slide which allows it to be used as a desk if required.
The piece was made by Burton Reproductions Limited and it has it's makers label to the rear. There are four drawers each of which have lovely brass swan necks handles with shaped and fretted back plates.
Each of the drawers have been nicely finished with cock beading to the edges. To the front the chest has lovely canted corner with reeded detailing. The top is nicely shaped to the edge and has. Wide cross banding to the front and sides. When the chest need to be used as a desk the brush slide can be pulled out.The chest is then raised on a lovely shaped bracket feet. The mahogany is a lovely rich colour as can be seen in the photographs. The approximate MAXIMUM dimensions are: - 25.5 inches (65 cm) wide. 18.5 inches (47 cm) deep. 33.5 inches (85 cm) high. In addition the height underneath the top when folded over is approximately 28.5 inches (72.5 cm). As can be seen from the above dimensions this chest of drawers is of lovely petite proportions.
The chest is reproduction dating to circa 1930 / 40. As Burton Reproductions Limited was dissolved in 1951 it would date the piece prior to this. From the photographs you can see that this is an lovely piece of furniture which is in super condition, just minor marks commensurate with age, and careful use.
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