A magnificent burr walnut William & Mary bureau bookcase

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Circa: 1695

Depth: 23"

Height: 96"

Width: 39"

Period: William & Mary

Location: Hungerford

A superb late 17th century burr and figured walnut bureau bookcase. With an unusual bonnet top that has a marquetry inlaid fan, the bookcase has arched mirrored doors above a fall that opens to reveal a fully fitted interior that includes a central pull out section that has secret drawers behind. With a waist moulding  that is typical of the late 17th century, the bookcase is a very good colour throughout.

“A superb example of a late 17th century, William & Mary bureau bookcase that is veneered in burr and figured walnut."