A fine and rare George I period burr figured walnut chest on chest of small size and of outstanding colour and patina. The top with moulded cornice above three long herringbone inlaid drawers with ovolo drawer edges and original brass backplate handles, escushions and with canted reeded corners. The base with thick figured walnut waist moulding above a further three herringbone inlaid drawers above a figured walnut base moulding with shaped walnut bracket supports. The sides of beautifully mellow patinated oak. The whole of marvellously rich and mellow colour developed over centuries. 15,000

Dimensions: W 109 cm across base moulding D 55 cm H 171 cm