Tall (48″), Narrow (24″) Mahogany Book Case c1940
Antique tall and narrow bookcase circa 1940 in very good condition. Well constructed of solid walnut, this bookcase is a great size to provide good vertical storage in a narrow space. Four tall shelves provide a great deal of storage. It is versatile and can be used for books, linens, towels, games, etc….almost anything!.As shown in the photos, someone has already made a small opening if something on the top shelf needs to be plugged in.
Dimensions: Height – 48″ Width 24″ Depth 12″
Fabulous Mahogany Vanity c1910 with Swing Mirror
Fabulous Antique Vanity circa 1910 in very good original condition including hardware and mirror!!! The mirror is bevelled and is wonderfully shaped and has well carved harps from which the mirror swings. The mirror section detaches from the base for easy transporting. Four drawers provide storage. The cabriolet legs are beautifully curved and add to the charm of this graceful antique. This vanity could also be used as a desk with lots of room for an attractive and comfortable chair. (We have lots of chairs from which to choose.)
This vanity is part of a bedroom set that includes a bed ($595) and large dresser with mirror ($495)
Matching bed is available for $595 as shown in last few photos. Overall outside width 59″ ( a queen size bed is 60″) Although this bed is technically a double bed, with an outside measurement of 59″, it can be adjusted to accommodate a queen mattress.
Large Dresser with mirror -sorry no photos yet.
A matching large dresser with mirror is also available…no photos yet.
Wonderful Walnut Display Cabinet c1930 with Glass on 3 Sides
Made of wonderful walnut circa 1930 in excellent refinished condition with all its fabulous original hardware, this china cabinet on legs has glass on 3 sides and a mirrored back upper shelf. It also comes with its original key. This versatile cabinet can be used as a china cabinet, book case or to display almost any treasures!
So lovely and so functional!
Dimensions: China Cabinet: Height- 59″ Width-40″ Depth-14″
Great Stacking Bookcase with Beveled Glass Door Fronts & Lower Drawer – Crummy photos
Very poor photos of a very wonderful stacking bookcase.
This bookcase is in very good original condition and has been cleaned and dusted and looks much better now.
Antique stacking bookcase circa 1900 in very good original condition. This style is also known as a barrister’s bookcase because they were commonly used in legal offices around the turn of the century. Well made of oak by the Globe-Wernicke Company, known for high quality bookcases, it has a base with a drawer, 4 bookcase sections with BEVELED glass (rare and beautiful) and a top section. The sections are graduated in size with 2 sections that are 8 1/4″, one that is 10 1/4″ and one that is 12 1/2″ …of course you are arrange them in any way that you would like. All sections detach from each other for easy transporting. Designed this way so that more sections could be added as needed. The beveled glass fronts lift and slide into the tops. Very well constructed, in great original condition, beautiful and very functional too! It looks so much better in person…lots of glare when these photos were taken. Looks much better dusted and cleaned.
Dimensions: Height- Width 34″ Depth 12″
Unique Drop Front Desk -Carved Drawer Fronts – Nice Interior
Unique drop front desk with fabulous carved drawer fronts…each drawer has a different carved design and all drawers are hand dovetailed. The drop front also has a large carving. Chippendale ball and class feet and hardware add to its high style as do brass reeded quarter columns. Glides pull out to support the drop front as a writing surface. The interior has drawers and small cubbies for storage of writing materials and papers. A functional desk with lots of storage that makes a style statement.
Mahogany Desk with Great Interior and Amazing Inlay Wood
Compact size mahogany desk with amazing inlay wood and all surfaces circa 1870 in very good original condition including all hardware and 2 original glass ink wells and brass cup castors on each leg. This extremely well made desk has so many attractive features including a wonderful interior with 3 small beautifully made drawers, a place for pens and 2 original ink wells. These photos do not do it justice. The craftsmanship of this quality piece needs to be seen in person to be fully appreciated!
Compact Size Display Cabinet with Amazing Inlay Wood – Scottish c1900
WOW! This extremely well made cabinet circa 1900 by Jenner of Edinburgh is in very good original condition including all hardware and has all the bells and whistles including wonderful fine inlaid wood on all surfaces, a nicely shaped top drawer, attractive but dusty lower shelf, upper glass display case with curved glass doors and 2 glass shelves, etc. This versatile cabinet is not large and would great in so many spaces. Needs to be seem to fully appreciate the craftsmanship of this very fine quality piece!
Roll Top Desk c1920 -Original As Found Condition
Antique roll top desk circa 1920 original condition.The roll works great and opens to reveal an interior with many compartments. It also has its original pull out working board. A side banks of 3 drawers and a center drawer provide a great deal of storage. The center drawer is divided and the handles have not been damaged. The wooden handles on the bank of drawers have been damaged but could replaced, otherwise the drawers are fine. The top detaches from the base for easy transporting.
Dimensions: Height of base- 30 ” Height of roll top-12.5″ Overall height 42.5″ Length – 42” Depth – 30 ”
Marvelous Mahogany Drop Front Desk with Bookcase Upper
Antique drop front desk with bookcase on top circa 1940 in very good original condition. This style is often referred to as a secretary desk. The glass doors open to reveal shelves for displaying books or other treasures. The wooden grill is very attractive. The front of the desk opens to provide a writing surface and reveals an attractive interior with drawers and compartments. Well made of mahogany, this desk has serpentine (double curved) bottom drawers and well carved ball and claw Chippendale feet. Three drawers provide a great deal of storage. This one piece cupboard is lovely and functional too!
Dimensions: Height- 79″ Width 32″ Depth-17.5″ When desk is opened and the writing surface is used, it is 29″ deep
Mahogany Drop Front Desk – Gov Winthrop Style circa 1940
Antique mahogany drop front desk circa 1940 in very good original condition including all the hardware. The drop front opens to reveal a wonderful interior with secret compartments and drawers. Glides come out automatically to support the writing surface. The four drawers below are all double serpentine (2 curves) and provide a great deal of storage. Chippendale inspired, it has ball and claw feet. Well made of mahogany by Maddox well known for high quality furniture its retains its original label. Poor photos of a very nice desk… lots of glare.
Dimensions: H- W-” D-“
Barristers’ Bookcase c1900 – Three Tall (12 1/4″ Sections)- 100% Original
Antique stacking bookcase circa 1900 in very good 100% original condition. This style is also known as a barristers’ bookcase because they were commonly used in legal offices around the turn of the century. Well made of beautiful quarter cut oak by Globe Wernicke, known for high quality bookcases, it has a base, 3 bookcase sections and a top section. The sections are the taller more desirable size.. All sections detach from each other for easy transporting. Designed this way so that more sections could be added as needed. The glass fronts lift and slide into the tops. Very well constructed, in great condition, beautiful and very functional too! It looks much better in person…dusty in these photos…crummy photos of a collector quality antique! Dimensions: Height 57″ Width 34″ Depth 12″
China Cabinet c1935 in Very Nice Original Condition
China cabinet circa 1935 in very good original condition including all hardware. Well made by Drake & Hersey Furniture company, this cabinet has well turned legs, lots of nice mouldings, pediment top with finial, and lots of other attractive features. The glass door open to reveal 2 shelves with double grooves for displaying treasures. A large drawer below proves additional storage. Very attractive, versatile and functional!
Dimensions: Height 75″ Width 38″ Depth 16″
Original Stacking Bookcase by Globe -Wernicke 4 sections + top and base
Antique stacking bookcase circa 1900 in very good original condition. This style is also known as a barristers’ bookcase because they were commonly used in legal offices around the turn of the century. Well made of oak by the Globe-Wernicke Company, known for high quality bookcases, it has a base, 4 bookcase sections with glass and a top section. The sections are graduated in size with 2 sections that are 8 1/4″, one that is 10 1/4″ and one that is 12 1/2″ …of course you are arrange them in any way that you would like. All sections detach from each other for easy transporting. Designed this way so that more sections could be added as needed. The glass fronts lift and slide into the tops. Very well constructed, in great condition, beautiful and very functional too! It looks better in person…lots of glare when these photos were taken.
Dimensions: Height- Width 34″ Depth 12″
Versatile Cabinet c1920 – Bookcase or China Cabinet
Antique cabinet circa 1925 in very good condition. This cabinet is versatile and can be used as a china cabinet, bookcase or to display a special collection. Well made of oak, it has adjustable solid wooden shelves with double groves for displaying dishes or other treasures. This attractive cabinet has Queen Ann legs and other decorative details. One large door with glass opens to reveal 4 shelves that provide a great deal of storage. Very attractive and functional!
Dimensions: Overall Height 60.5″ which includes 1.5″ backboard. Width 40.5″ Depth 15″. The shelves are adjustable and can be any height.
Antique Wicker Desk in Very Good Condition!
Antique wicker desk circa 1930 … this is not a reproduction. It has been painted white but otherwise is original including original hardware. Looks great from all angles with a finished back. Long centre drawer provides good storage. Very comfortable size and height. Attractive base.
Beautiful Mahogany Expandable Console Table Circa 1940
Mahogany expandable console table that is great for how we live today. When closed it is only 21 inches deep but when the top is flipped open it seats four (42″ by 38″) for dinner. It would also make a great buffet table and when not in use it makes a great side table or desk. Wonderful cabriolet legs with Chippendale ball and claw feet, reeded edges, and a false front drawer with original handles, all add to its appeal. So practical, functional and beautiful!
Dimensions: Height 29.5″ when open and 30.5″ when closed with top folded down
Depth is 21″ which becomes the length when extended. Width is 38″
Triple Bowed China Cabinet – Dark Oak
Antique bow front dark oak china cabinet circa 1920 in very solid original condition including all the glass. The sides are bowed with bowed glass (not Plexiglas). It has Empire style feet and other Empire influences as well and a nicely shaped top. This wll made cabinet is very solid and sturdy. It has four shelves that are easily removed for transporting (Photos show some with and without the shelves.) The shelves have double grooves for displaying plates. An attractive and very functional display cabinet! These photos do not do this cabinet justice.
Dimensions: Height 61.5″ Width-39″ Depth 16″
Students’ Desks c1900 in Great Refinished Condition
Antique wooden desk circa 1900 with matching chair in very very good refinished condition. The interior and exterior of this desk has been refinished and looks great. The metal base has its maker’s name embossed in the metal and was made in Preston Ontario. The chair is sturdy and refinished and suitable for a youth or adult.The top of the desk has an ink well and spot for pencils. This versatile desk would be great for a student, calligraphy, laptop desk,home schooling, family room etc,
Dimensions: Chair- height of seat from floor 17″
Desk- Height 30″ Height from floor to bottom of desk 22.5″ Width -26″
We have TWO of these desks and each one is $145.