George I Walnut Bureau Bookcase


+44 (0)131 5537286

+44 (0)7836 283669


  • £15,500.00
  • €18,149 Euro
  • $21,376 US Dollar

United Kingdom

DC Member since 2013
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George I Walnut Bureau Bookcase

Circa 1724, rare George 1st walnut bureau bookcase of neat proportions. The bookcase surmounted by a neat, moulded cornice over a pair of bevel glazed doors (can be re-silvered). The nicely figured walnut doors with herringbone inlay and original brass escutcheons, opening to an interior with 3 sliding shelves above banks of inlaid drawers with original brass pulls and oak linings. The bureau flap in segmented figured walnut with herringbone inlay opens to an interior with inlaid drawers, pigeonholes and a well (the slide imprinted "NA 1724"). The 2 short over 2 long oak-lined inlaid drawers with old replacement brass ring handles, original escutcheons and steel locks. The bureau sides with crossbanding and supported on a moulded base and shaped bracket feet.


  • H: 158cm (62.20in)
  • W: 88cm (34.65in)
  • D: 50cm (19.69in)


18th Century & Earlier

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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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