George III Mahogany and Inlaid Breakfront Bookcase


+44 (0)131 5537286

+44 (0)7836 283669


  • £17,750
  • €20,134 Euro
  • $22,525 US Dollar

United Kingdom

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George III Mahogany and Inlaid Breakfront Bookcase

Circa 1780, exhibition quality George III mahogany and inlaid 4 door breakfront bookcase. With stylish cornice and moulded fore-edge, string inlay and downward facing teardrop shaped mouldings. With 4 glazed doors, Gothic style astragals and all doors framed in boxwood inlay, there are 4 adjustable shelves to each section, and a further 4 adjustable shelves to the 2 wings. The back is lined in water silk fabric, and there is a configuration of 4 doors beneath with matching flame mahogany veneers and inlaid frames and fore-edge. Inside the base, each section has 2 adjustable shelves. All standing on an enclosed plinth, with ogee moulding to the top, and retaining its original glass.


  • H: 230cm (90.55in)
  • W: 219cm (86.22in)
  • D: 47cm (18.50in)


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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