An Early 18th Century
figured Walnut Bureau dating from c 1720. The figured walnut quarter
veneered top above a Walnut quarter veneered cross banded fall front
containing a fitted interior above four long drawers, the whole supported
on bracket feet. Handles and escutcheons probably original, original locks
on the fall front and drawers with key that turns all locks bar one.
Mellow colour with a profusion of ink drops collected over the centuries.
The upper right corner of the fall front has moved slightly so it doesn't
sit absolutely flush, otherwise in good condition with various minor
scratches and marks etc consistent with age and use. £850
Dimensions: 91 cm wide across top, 46 cm deep (sides) 102 cm high