Belle Époque Desert Cupboard in Mahogany with Carved Birds of Paradise

Price: $7, 750.00
Product ID : CUP00057

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Overview

A highly unusual and very beautiful desert cupboard/ vitrine in mahogany from the Belle Époque period. This elaborate dumbwaiter offers a mirrored back with open shelving, closed storage and display areas, with a wooden lazy-susan platter, probably for showcasing cakes and pastries. Features fine relief carvings of birds of paradise on turned columns and bottom door panels, as well as the original beveled-glass doors. American, circa 1890-1910. Comes with working locks and keys. Professionally restored in our workshop and French polished.
Measures: 60" wide x 17" deep x 72 1/4" high

Details
PRODUCTION TIME
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OF THE PERIOD
Belle Époque
PLACE OF ORIGIN
United States
DATE OF MANUFACTURE
circa 1900-1918
PERIOD
Early 20th Century
MATERIALS AND TECHNIQUES
Cast Brass, Turned Glass, Beveled Mirror, Polished Hardwood, Hand-Carved Mahogany
CONDITION
Good. Has 3 original mirrors along back, in good condition w/ small piece of silver backing missing in upper left corner. Has original beveled-glass & keyplates, 2 locks replaced. Old fabric inside is torn & missing in places. Comes w/ 3 working keys..
WEAR
Wear consistent with age and use.
DIMENSIONS
H 72.25 in. x W 60 in. x D 17 in.

H 183.52 cm x W 152.4 cm x D 43.18 cm

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