This is a superb antique Victorian ormolu mounted burr walnut and fruitwood marquetry display cabinet by Edwards & Roberts, circa 1860 in date.
It is inlaid with urns of assorted flowers, floral trails and foliage. The entire piece highlights the unique and truly exceptional pattern of the book matched burr walnut veneers which have been enriched by the beautiful floral marquetry decoration. It is further compliment by the fabulous quality ormolu mounts that we have cleaned to show the beautiful and original mercury gilding.
This cabinet is bow ended and the top has elegant curved glass bow ends on either side and a pair of glazed doors in the centre that open to reveal three adjustable shelves, the lower part has a pair of central panelled doors enclosing one shelf and panelled bow ends.
The interior has been relined in stunning Royal Purple velvet and the attention to detail and lavish decoration are certain to draw the eye wherever you choose to place it in your home.
The lower doors are stamped with the name of the renowned maker and retailer Edwards & Roberts, Wardour Street London and the back also bears their paper label.
Complete with working locks and original keys.
In excellent condition having been beautifully restored and the interior relined in our workshops, please see photos for confirmation.
Dimensions in cm:
Height 230 x Width 192 x Depth 44
Dimensions in inches:
Height 7 foot, 7 inches x Width 6 foot, 4 inches x Depth 1 foot, 5 inches
Our reference: 08645