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31 August 2017
ANTIQUE BUREAUX


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Attractive Small Antique Edwardian Mahogany Bureau Bookcase
Attractive small antique Edwardian mahogany bureau bookcase.

A lovely small Edwardian mahogany bureau bookcase. We date this bureau bookcase to the early 20th century.

The bureau bookcase consists of a drop front writing section over a cupboard flanked by two open book shelves. There is a drawer between the drop flap and open area.

The bureau bookcase sits on its end panels. There is a decorative shaped apron under the bottom shelf.

The front of the bureau flap has a panelled design.

The drop front lowers to reveal the fitted interior which has various sized pigeon holes and two small drawers. The drawer has a small fitted tray to the left hand side, under this is a small secret compartment that has a small latch under the drawer to allow it to open.

The bureau bookcase has a height of 40" (102cm), a width of 26.5" (67cm) and a depth of 12.5" (32cm).

This lovely small Edwardian mahogany bureau bookcase remains in very good solid condition with only very minor surface markings commensurate with age and usage. The finish has a few minor indentations and light marks from past use. There are some marks to the inside of the drawers and there are a few old repairs to the bureau.

This remains a very stylish and elegant Edwardian mahogany bureau bookcase. It will continue to provide good service for many years to come.

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Delivery Costs

Collection in Person - Free

Glasgow, Edinburgh & Local Area - 40

England & Wales - 70

Northern Ireland - 125
Price: £265





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Attractive Good Quality Vintage Oriental Carved Hardwood Bureau Desk Drawers
Attractive carved oriental bureau.

A lovely carved hardwood oriental bureau. We date this bureau to the mid 20th century.

The bureau features lovely oriental carving to the drop flap and outer sides.

The bureau comes in two sections and sits on a Queen Anne style cabriole leg stand.

The drop flap is fitted with a lock (no key supplied) and lowers to reveal the fitted interior, which consists of numerous pigeon holes and a small drawer.

The drawers and drop flap have carved inset handles.

The bureau has a height of 39.5" (101cm), a width of 32" (82cm) and a depth of 17" (43cm).

This lovely bureau remains in very good solid condition with only minor surface markings commensurate with age and usage, including a number of minor indentations and light scratches to the top finish and some usage marks within the bureau.

This remains a simple yet stylish and elegant bureau. It will continue to provide good service for many years to come.

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Delivery Costs

Collection in Person - Free

Glasgow, Edinburgh & Local Area - 40

England & Wales - 70

Northern Ireland - 125
Price: £255





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Attractive Large Vintage Walnut Art Deco Writing Bureau Desk With Drawers
Attractive vintage walnut bureau.

A lovely vintage walnut bureau. We date this bureau to the mid 20th century.

The bureau sits on attractive Queen Anne style cabriole legs with pad feet.

The main cabinet consists of a drop front writing slope above a bank of three graduated drawers.

The drop front has a panel veneered with finely figured walnut. The drop front is fitted with a later added working lock (key supplied). The drop front is supported on internal supports.

The drop front lowers to reveal the fitted interior which has various pigeon holes and a small drawer. The rear of the drop front has a brown leatherette insert.

The drawers are fitted with pairs of decorative brass drop handles mounted on shapely embossed brass back plates.

The drawers have been veneered with well matched, finely figured walnut.

The bureau has a height of 39" (99cm), an overall width of 31" (79cm) and a depth of 16" (41cm).

This lovely vintage walnut bureau remains in very good solid condition with only very minor surface markings commensurate with age and usage. There is some minor wear and a few small indentations to the finish.

This remains a very stylish and elegant walnut bureau ideal for a small office or study etc. It will continue to provide good service for many years to come.

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Delivery Costs

Collection in Person - Free

Glasgow, Edinburgh & Local Area - 40

England & Wales - 70

Northern Ireland - 125
Price: £175





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Attractive Antique Victorian Sheraton Revival Painted Satinwood Bureau Chest
Attractive antique Sheraton revival painted satinwood bureau.

A lovely antique Sheraton revival painted satinwood bureau. We date this bureau to the late 19th century.

The bureau sits on four shapely bracket feet.

The bureau is fitted with a drop front writing slope over four graduated drawers.

The drop front is fitted with a working lock (key supplied). The drop front is supported on two wooden support rails which pull out from beside the top drawer. The rails are fitted with small brass handles.

The interior is fitted with various pigeon holes with a central cupboard and two small drawers.

The main drawers are fitted with decorative cast brass drop handles each mounted on very ornate backplates. They are also fitted with locks (no key is supplied, but a suitable replacement should be easily obtainable if required).

The drawers, bureau flap and top surface have attractive inlaid framing.

The bureau has been decoratively painted with foliate and flower decoration throughout. The bureau flap features a painted young girl. The painted decoration is carried on into the writing area also.

The bureau has an overall height of 38.5" (98cm), a width of 31" (79cm) and an overall depth of 17.5" (45cm).

This lovely antique bureau remains in a good solid condition with surface markings commensurate with age and usage. There is an area of wear to the lower outer right hand side which has possibly been caused by a heat source. The bureau has a few small veneer chips and there are some minor age splits to the veneers. There is a bit of wear around the feet from past use and the bureau flap sits very slightly in on one side.

This remains a very stylish and elegant antique bureau. It will continue to provide sterling service for many years to come.

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Delivery Costs

Collection in Person - Free

Glasgow, Edinburgh & Local Area - 40

England & Wales - 70

Northern Ireland - 125
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