CHESTS

Edwardian Rimu Chest c.1908

  

This attractive chest is very desirable in proportions and is constructed with rare New Zealand Rimu and solid oak interiors. The cabinet maker proudly signed and dated the piece on 3 June 1908. It has the classic two drawers over three deep drawers with original handles and escutcheons. The beautiful Rimu has a glowing golden patina and the piece will enhance any room in the house. 

 

Length: 91.5 cm Depth: 47 cm Height: 107 cm   

 

$800

 

 

Late Victorian Ash and Cedar Chest c.1890

  

This outstanding tallboy chest demonstrates the finest craftsmanship of the Late Victorian era. It is solidly constructed using a combination of Australian ash and red cedar and features three small drawers and a handy cabinet above three large, deep drawers with original handles, locks and keys. The quality of this substantial chest cannot be understated with all of its originality beautifully preserved. It is truly a remarkable and unique piece of furniture.

 

Length: 122.5 cm Depth: 70 cm Height: 154 cm 

 

$3450

 

 

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