Edwardian Mahogany & Marquetry Inlaid Piano Stool with Upholstered Lift-Up Seat
An attractive mahogany & inlaid piece from around the earliest years of the 20th Century and in very good condition, with upholstered seat covered in an 'eau de nil' brocaded fabric, lifting to reveal an open storage compartment, secured upon a brass stay and with a retailer's ivorine label for Robert Lord, Piano & Furniture Dealer in Birkenhead, with turned rails to either side, on scrolled supports, all line inlaid, the compartment front marquetry inlaid with floral swags, on tapering circular legs, line inlaid, with ring moulding and pad feet, this lovely piano or dressing stool will charm in the most elegant of homes, fully-deserving of the flattering attention it will undoubtedly attract.
Width 65.25cm x Depth 40.25cm (25.75" x c15.75")
O/All Height at Rails 66.5cm (26.25")
This piece dates from around 1900-10, so you may expect the mature character & patina of age plus wear & tear commensurate with normal use but, in all other respects, it's in very good, clean & sound condition and is ready to use in your home.
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.