Victorian 2-Door Breakfront Mahogany Bookcase by Fras & Jas Smith, Glasgow For Sale
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Victorian 2-Door Breakfront Mahogany Bookcase by Fras & Jas Smith, Glasgow

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Exhibition quality Victorian 4-door breakfront mahogany bookcase, circa 1890. Surmounted by a tiered moulded cornice with a Gothic apron over 4 tall glazed doors, separated and flanked by Doric columns and opening to adjustable shelving. The base with a moulded waist, plum pudding mahogany top and hidden moulded frieze drawers is over 4 panelled cupboard doors with rosette decorated corners. These open to shelves and mahogany lined drawers and have their original brass handles, with the stamp and label of renowned cabinetmakers ‘Fras and Jas Smith, Union Street, Glasgow’ found on several drawers/doors, circa 1890, exhibition quality Victorian 4-door breakfront mahogany bookcase. Surmounted by a tiered moulded cornice with a Gothic apron over 4 tall glazed doors, separated and flanked by Doric columns and opening to adjustable shelving. The base with a moulded waist, plum pudding mahogany top and hidden moulded frieze drawers is over 4 panelled cupboard doors with rosette decorated corners. These open to shelves and mahogany lined drawers and have their original brass handles, with the stamp and label of renowned cabinetmakers ‘Fras and Jas Smith, Union Street, Glasgow’ found on several drawers/doors.

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  • Dimensions
    H 113 in. x W 116.54 in. x D 28.75 in.H 287 cm x W 296 cm x D 73 cm
  • Seller Location
    Edinburgh, GB
  • Seller Reference Number
    28557
  • Reference Number
    LU3658316393022
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