A lovely yew wood bookcase cabinet. We date this bookcase to the late 20th century. The bookcase is of break front design and comes in two main sections where it splits horizontally across the middle. It’s a very large bookcase so please be aware regarding access into your home or work. The bookcase sits on a plain plinth base. The lower break front section has a large central cupboard flanked by a smaller cupboard to each side. The cupboards are fitted with adjustable full width shelves. The cupboard doors have attractive ovular mouldings to the fronts. The cupboard doors are fitted with shapely lockplates and have working locks (key is supplied). The top section has an integral cornice with a decorative cresting rail. It features the same breakfront design as the base section. The top section has a large central glazed bookcase area, this is flanked by two further glazed bookcase areas. The sections each have three adjustable shelves and the doors are fitted with locks (key supplied). The cabinet has an overall height of 93″ (236cm), a cornice width of 83.5″ (212cm), a base width of 80″ (204cm), a central cornice depth of 18″ (46cm) and a outer base depth of 17 (44cm). This beautiful bookcase remains in a good solid condition. There are some light areas of wear from past use. This remains a very stylish and elegant bookcase cabinet which will continue to provide sterling service for many years to come. Attractive Very Large Vintage Break Front Yew Wood Glazed Bookcase Cabinet. COLLECTION IN PERSON – FREE. ALL ITEMS ARE GENERALLY DELIVERED WITHIN 2 – 4 WEEKS WITH THE EXCEPTION OF IRELAND WHICH WOULD BE ABOUT 6 – 8 WEEKS TO ALLOW US TO HAVE A FULL CONSIGNMENT. DELIVERIES WILL USUALLY BE A ONE PERSON SERVICE, THEY WOULD STILL BE HAPPY TO HELP YOU INSIDE BUT MAY REQUIRE A LITTLE ASSISTANCE IN THE CASE OF LARGE OR BULKY ITEMS. ALTHOUGH ANTIQUE OR VINTAGE ITEMS WILL HAVE AN AMOUNT OF WEAR COMMENSURATE WITH ITS AGE, WE WILL ENDEAVOUR TO DESCRIBE AN ITEM AS ACCURATELY AS POSSIBLE. PLEASE GET IN TOUCH IF A PROBLEM ARISES AS WE’D ALWAYS TRY AND DO OUR BEST TO RECTIFY ANY COMPLICATIONS. WE WELCOME ANY ENQUIRIES AND CAN BE REACHED BY THE MESSAGING SYSTEM. Get images that make Supersized seem small. Tailor your auctions with Auctiva’s. The item “Attractive Very Large Vintage Break Front Yew Wood Glazed Bookcase Cabinet” is in sale since Friday, March 13, 2020. This item is in the category “Antiques\Antique Furniture\Bookcases\Reproduction Bookcases”. The seller is “abacus.antiques” and is located in Forfar. This item can be shipped to United Kingdom.
- Material: Yew
- Original/Reproduction: Reproduction
- Style: Adams
- Type: Library Bookcase