George III Mahogany Gentleman's Night Table with Rising Mirror
A splendid early George III mahogany piece in very good restored condition, with oodles of character and lovely colour, having a square caddy top, divided & hinged to either side and opening on a fitted interior with two circular dishes and bowl socket, together with a brass Dutch drop-handle to the top of a rising mirror in its recess to the rear, raised then secured on a catch with button release, with cross-banded swing frame and later, probably Victorian, glass, over a pot cupboard with a panel-moulded door, fitted with large brass Dutch drop-handle for the securing brass tongue, with a single cock-beaded drawer beneath and matching faux drawer front over, both fitted with decorative brass roundel pull-handles, on square supports united by a crossed platform stretcher with central jug plate, all on the original little brass & leather casters, this wonderful Georgian gentleman's night table will impress in any elegantly-appointed guest bed- or bathroom, whether period-furnished or more contemporary in style, fully-deserving of the flattering attention it will surely attract.
Width of Top 43.5cm x Depth 43cm (ca 17" x 17")
Height to Top 86.25cm (34") & O/All Height with Mirror Raised 121.5cm (48")
This piece dates from the second half of the 18thC, around 1760-80, so you may expect the mature character & patina of great age but, now professionally & sympathetically restored, it's in very good, clean & sound condition, ready to be used in your home.
PLEASE NOTE, THE BLUE & WHITE JUG & BOWL SET IS NOT INCLUDED.
PLEASE NOTE, THIS ITEM IS NOW ALSO ON SALE AT THE BRACKLEY ANTIQUE CELLAR & ELSEWHERE , SO IS OFFERED SUBJECT TO PRIOR SALE
THE DELIVERY COST WILL VARY, DEPENDING ON THE BUYER'S LOCATION AND IS NOT INCLUDED IN THE SELLING PRICE OF THE ITEM
I will deliver this item myself for £15 only within a 25 mile radius of Brackley in Northamptonshire, £35 only within a radius of 26-50 miles or up to £75 only within a radius of 51-100 miles. Where possible, I will quote at commercial rates for distances over 100 miles or try www.shiply.com for couriers with part loads but, in all cases where you are considering a purchase, please let me have your PostCode so I may confirm the delivery cost. Alternatively, you are welcome to collect the item yourself.
I am open to enquiries from outside the UK and I can arrange shipment to the USA & Europe. However, please bear in mind that shipping costs may be prohibitive and will include my own expenses.
I accept payment by PayPal but generally I prefer Cash upon Delivery/Collection.
This item may be viewed, by appointment, at Brackley in Northamptonshire, UK.