Antique George III Inlaid Mahogany Bureau Bookcase


+44 (0)131 5537286

+44 (0)7836 283669


  • £2,750.00
  • €3,220 Euro
  • $3,793 US Dollar

United Kingdom

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Antique George III Inlaid Mahogany Bureau Bookcase

Circa 1780, George III inlaid mahogany bureau bookcase. With both top and base in finest mahogany and contemporary to one another, with moulded cornice with string inlay. Unusually, the top doors are panelled with mirror matched flame mahogany with string inlay, opening to 3 adjustable shelves with moulded facings. The flap opening to a fitted interior with shaped drawers, pigeonholes, leather writing surface and various mahogany and satinwood inlaid compartments. The base with 2 short over 3 full length drawers all with swan neck handles, pierced backplates and bone inlaid escutcheons, flanked by lopers with gilded cast brass handles. A simple moulding is over the tall, French bracket feet.


  • H: 218cm (85.83in)
  • W: 126cm (49.61in)
  • D: 55cm (21.65in)


Circa 1780

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Telephone: +44 (0)131 5537286

Mobile: +44 (0)7836 283669


10 Pattison Street
United Kingdom


Situated in Edinburgh, we are one of Scotland’s leading antique dealers.

A member of LAPADA and CINOA, we have an extensive range of quality antiques including fine Georgian, Victorian and Edwardian furniture, gilt mirrors, dining tables and large sets of chairs, clocks and works of art in our five floor warehouse in Leith.

With a personal approach, friendly advice and efficient after sales care, we ensure you find the antiques or works of art to suit your taste and budget, including the option of trying items in your own home prior to making any final decisions.

Owners:  Pat and John Dixon

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