COLONIAL CEDAR - "COLONIAL RARITIES and OTHER CURIOSITIES"

Non-Cedar and Curiosities
Antique French Oak Mirror. Turned and Reeded Columns 
 
 
This section includes all Antiques that are not Cedar.
You will find Blackwood,Rosewood, Mahogany, Oak, Burr Walnut and a variety of English and Australian timbers. 
           








 



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ANTIQUE HABERDASHERY / SPECIMEN CUPBOARD CONTAINING 24 PIGEON HOLES-A LITTLE RARITY, PERHAPS FOR COLLECTIONS OF SMALL PRECIOUS ITEMS
ANTIQUE MINIATURE HABERDASHERY /SPECIMEN CABINET C1870’S


EXTERIOR EXHIBITS AN UNUSUAL TAMBOUR DOOR THAT ROLLS UP TO REVEAL
24 IDENTICAL PIGEON HOLES, MARKED WITH LETTERS OF THE ALPHABET.
AN UNUSUAL , QUIRKY DECORATOR PIECE OR EXCELLENT FOR SMALL ITEMS IN A COLLECTION.


60 CM——H
46CM—— W
30.5CM—-D







ANTIQUE HABERDASHERY / SPECIMEN CUPBOARD with TAMBOUR DOOR CLOSED

EXTERIOR EXHIBITS AN UNUSUAL TAMBOUR DOOR THAT ROLLS UP 


$1650










ANTIQUE GEORGE 111 TABLE OR DESK TOP CABINET .CROSS BANDED , INLAID,DIAMOND GLAZING BARS.
ANTIQUE GEORGE 111 TABLE TOP CUPBOARD C1800
A very appealing little cupboard that would make a statement in any decor.
Features are sawtooth inlaid adornment under pelmet, Flame Mahogany panels featuring inlay and stringing early diamond shaped glazing bars and double escutcheons with working locks and keys to both doors.
Very early peg construction is used in this standout feature cupboard.
H:   81cm
W:  67cm
D:   31cm

$1850







ANTIQUE CAMPAIGN CHEST OF DRAWERS. recessed brass handles.Brass bound corners.
ANTIQUE BRASS BOUND CAMPAIGN MILITARY CHEST C1830’S
1.outstanding grain
2.extensive brass binding to corners and sides 
3.Nineteenth century patina
4.aged ,warm honey colour
5.Original, uniquely shaped, recessed brass handles
6.Comes apart into two sections with brass carry handles
7. Faux stringing and cock beading 
H :100cm
W :91cm
D :46cm

$2950




ART NOUVEAU WASHSTAND ,ORIGINAL TILES
ART NOUVEAU WASHSTAND C1890

Striking Art Nouveau washstand of a lovely honey, blonde colour.
Original Art Nouveau tiles and marble top to the base.
Top has an ornate carved foliate pediment with a single shelf.
Lower section has two drawers and one door with Gothic style exterior hinges.
There is an open lower section. Each side has a towel rail.

H :   150cm  
W :  115 cm 
D :   46cm

$975






Antique Metamorphic Dumbwaiter
ANTIQUE METAMORPHIC DUMBWAITER C1850


This is a rare and unusual item with a multitude of uses.
It is beautifully constructed of early ribbon grain Mahogany.
Classically carved “paw” type,scrolled and reeded feet.
It seamlessly converts from a side table to a three tier display unit.
In excellent condition.









Antique Metamorphic DumbwaiterConverts to an Elegant side table or Sofa table

Dimensions:
H: 74cm,when extended130cm
W: 114cm
D : 53cm

$2950



ANTIQUE AUSTRALIAN HANDCARVED FRAME C 1906

ANTIQUE AUSTRALIAN Chip Carved frame -interesting piece of AUSTRALIANA














Of the Arts and Crafts Period C 1906.
This piece is signed and dated on the back—M. E. Coulthard. 1906.
Research shows that this is possibly the daughter of the legendary George Coulthard. Her name was Mary Ellen and would have been in her twenties in 1906.
George was a famous footballer and cricketer the late 1800’s. He led the Carlton Football club to a premiership in 1877.He was an inaugural inductee into the Australian Football Hall of Fame.
This hand carved frame is an interesting and beautiful piece of Australiana  made by the daughter of a Famous Nineteenth Century Victorian Footballer and Cricketer—George Coulthard.

Dimensions:  33cm x 42cm

$350






COLONIAL BLACKWOOD CHEST OF DRAWERS
Colonial Blackwood Chest of Drawers C1880.
This is a handsome mid size, five drawer chest.
Timber exhibits excellent grain and colour.
Drawers are faux cock beaded.

H 110 cm
W 104.5 cm 
D  54 cm


$850





ANTIQUE FIRESCREEN in Satinwood . Intricate carvingSUPERB ANTIQUE SATINWOOD SCREEN C 1850.
It exhibits fine fretwork,delicate carving and showcases the beauty of Satinwood.
It has an adjustable small platform table or ledge and a floral tapestry screen.
An elegant piece made by a master craftsman .
Reminiscent of Gillows of England.

Original condition.

Dimensions: 
Height :100cm
Depth :43cm
Width :42cm

$950







ANTIQUE SATINWOOD TAPESTRY FIRESCREEN
Reverse side of Antique  Satinwood Firescreen

























COLONIAL HUON PINE AND BACKWOOD  OCCASIONAL TABLE-ANTIQUE, RARITY
COLONIAL HUON PINE AND BLACKWOOD OCCASIONAL TABLE C 1880

The top is a round of Tasmanian Huon Pine featuring 
“Spattrie" work of native fern fronds.
Spattrie or Spatterwork required a high degree of artistic skill.
The collecting  of ferns during the late nineteenth century was a popular pastime both in England and in the colonies.
The legs are Tasmanian Blackwood.
Nineteenth Century patina.
Tasmanian origin.
$1550



ANTIQUE PINE AND CEDAR TRIM HALLSTAND
Antique Pine Hallstand C1890

With decorative Cedar trim, carved panels and spindle decoration.
It has a central mirror and drawer and six hat and coat hooks.
There are also two umbrella trays.
Nineteenth century patina.
Mid range height that may suit smaller dwellings or units.

Dimensions:
Height :193cm
Width : 113cm
Depth : 32cm

$850






Mahogany secrétaire chest c1840
Superb Antique Flame Mahogany Secretaire Chest. C1840's

All drawer fronts are book matched flame mahogany. This chest is a petite size comprising four drawers, one of which houses the Secretaire. 







Antique Mahogany secrétaire chest c1840The Secretaire interior has seven drawers, Gothic style embellished pigeon holes and a leather writing surface.

Height : 105cm
Length : 104.5cm
Depth  :  49 cm

$2190




Antique Georgian mahogany occasional tilt table
Antique Georgian Occasional Table-C1820

A tilt top table of Mahogany with multiple ring turned column.
A handy size with multiple uses- card table, breakfast table,lamp table -a table for many occasions .
Can then be tilted and moved against a wall for space saving.


Antique Georgian tilt table
Dimensions:

Height :  73cm
Width :   63cm
Length :  64cm




$575












Colonial Blackwood Whatnot
EARLY COLONIAL BLACKWOOD WHATNOT
C1850-60

Beautifully grained Blackwood shelves
and turned columns resting on early brass castors.


H 116.5cm x W 56cm x D 38cm

$550







ANTIQUE OAK KITCHEN DRESSER/ BOOKCASE
ANTIQUE  COUNTRY KITCHEN DRESSER / BOOKCASE.
C1880'S
Beautiful original condition.
Light coloured, full oak construction.
Top features original glass and interestingly designed pigeon holes.
Lots of storage areas to accommodate display items,plates,recipe books,cutlery etc.
A unique, utilitarian piece for the kitchen or dining room or family room.
H 219cm x W 125cm x D 59cm bottom and 38cm top.
$950






Antique Mahogany Tilt top Table
Early George 1V Mahogany occasional /wine /tilt top table.
C 1830. 
Fine early construction with striking fiery grain. Dense early timber. Beautiful dark plum colour. Bears the trade label of Thomas Mills. 61 Market St. Bradford, England.
W 48cm x L 64.5cm x H 76.5cm



Antique Mahogany Tilt top Table underside showing makers label

Trade label of Thomas Mills found under the tilt top.








Antique Mahogany Tilt top Table  folded up showing vibrant grain


Striking fiery grain.
A very versatile little table.
Quality  antique piece.


$950
















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