This is a superb antique Victorian ormolu mounted burr walnut, kingwood and marquetry inlaid credenza, Circa 1850 in date.
Oozing sophistication and charm, this credenza is the absolute epitome of Victorian high society. Its attention to detail and lavish decoration are certain to draw the eye wherever you choose to place it in your home.
The entire piece highlights the unique and truly exceptional pattern of the burr walnut extremely well. It is beautifully decorated with fabulous gilded ormolu mounts, a floral marquetry frieze and the central oval panel has stunning intricate hand cut floral marquetry decoration on an ebonised ground, the work of a Victorian master craftsman.
This credenza is bow ended with elegant bow glass doors on either side, with a shaped panelled centre door which opens to reveal a cupboard with plenty of room to house your drinks, glasses and crockery while the interior has been relined in a sumptuous blue velvet.
The credenza is raised on a scalloped plinth base and is complete with working locks and keys.
Its attention to detail and lavish ormolu decorations are certain to draw the eye wherever you choose to place it in your home.
In excellent condition having been beautifully cleaned, polished, waxed and the interior relined in our workshops, please see photos for confirmation.
Dimensions in cm:
Height 114 x Width 185 x Depth 46
Dimensions in inches:
Height 3 foot, 9 inches x Width 6 feet, 1 inch x Depth 1 foot, 6 inches
Our reference: A1992
Please feel free to email or call us (+44 20 8809 9605) to arrange a viewing in our North London warehouse.