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A Large Gilt-Bronze Mounted Mahogany Vitrine

ENGLAND, Circa 1890

REF No. B68182

dimensions

Height :228 cm | 89³/₄ in
Width :170 cm | 66⁷/₈ in
Depth :65 cm | 25⁵/₈ in

description

An Impressive Large Gilt-Bronze Mounted Mahogany Vitrine.

This impressive vitrine has a shaped cresting rail carved with acanthus above a pair of shaped doors with bevelled glass panels and canted corners applied gilt-bronze flowerhead paterae. The side panels are of corresponding design above an egg and dart frieze and shaped apron centred by a gilt-bronze acanthus and shell mount. The whole is raised on four tapering square section reeded and gilt-bronze mounted legs terminating in block feet.

The interior with silk back panel and three glass shelves.

Provenance

This important vitrine formed part of the original furnishings of the perfumery department at Harrods Department Store.

A Large Gilt-Bronze Mounted Mahogany Vitrine







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