This is a superb and imposing antique French ormolu mounted, amboyna, marquetry and kingwood side cabinet, C 1850 in date.
The entire piece highlights the unique and truly exceptional pattern of the floral marquetry which is set into the amboyna ground with stunning kingwood banding, and this is further complimented by the plethora of exquisite gilded ormolu mounts that decorate this incredible piece.
This cabinet is bow fronted with serpentine sides, the pair of panelled doors open to reveal a mahogany interior with a central shelf that has been relined in Royal Purple velvet and plenty of storage space for drinks, glasses, crockery, etc.
With original working lock and key.
Oozing sophistication and charm, this cabinet is the absolute epitome of French high society. Its attention to detail and lavish decoration are certain to draw the eye wherever you choose to place it in your home.
In excellent condition having been beautifully restored in our workshops, please see photos for confirmation.
Dimensions in cm:
Height 98 x Width 120 x Depth 41
Dimensions in inches:
Height 3 foot, 3 inches x Width 3 foot, 11 inches x Depth 1 foot, 4 inches
Our reference: 07982a