Category Archives: B & I Furniture – General

Early 19C Irish Mahogany Writing Slope with Armorial Crest – Ebony & Abalone Chevron edging

Early 19C Irish Mahogany Writing Slope with Armorial Crest. REALLY NICE early 19th Century Irish writing slope/box.   The outer body is made of mahogany and the interior is made from coromandel (calamander)  wood. Made circa 1820. The Lid has a quintessentially Irish Armorial Crest inlaid in it and it is bordered with ebony and…

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Early 19C Irish Mahogany Single Tea Caddy with Armorial Crest – Ebony, MOP & Abalone Chevron Edging

Early 19C Irish Mahogany Single Tea Caddy with Armorial Crest. REALLY NICE early 19th Century Irish single Tea Caddy. Made of mahogany circa 1810. The Lid has a quintessentially Irish Crest inlaid in it and it is bordered with ebony, mother of pearl and abalone chevrons. The escutcheon is silver and the cartouche on the…

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19C British Mahogany Campaign Writing Slope with MOP Inlay

19C British Mahogany Campaign Writing Slope with MOP Inlay. Really nice mid-19th Century campaign writing slope. British….circa 1850…..mahogany inlaid with mother of pearl. Opens to reveal a green leather writing slope with gorgeous gold banding. It comes with the original 2 brass topped glass inkwells and pen holder (complete with old nib pen) and drawers…

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19C British Rosewood and MOP Inlaid Dressing Table Box

19C British Rosewood and MOP Inlaid Dressing Table Box. Lovely 19th Century British rosewood dressing table box inlaid with mother of pearl. Interior lined in nice period paper. Beautiful condition ……………working key and lock  !! From circa 1880. 19C British Rosewood and MOP Inlaid Dressing Table Box.   MOTHER OF PEARL: Nacre (/ˈneɪkər/ NAY-kər also…

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19C Collinson & Lock Corner Cabinet – EXCEPTIONAL

19C Collinson & Lock Corner Cabinet. GORGEOUS late 19th Century British made corner cabinet……made of beautiful rosewood and profusely inlaid with marquetry and faux ivory. Made circa 1875 – 1890. A set of 4 beveled mirrors to the rear make for 3D displays. 19C Collinson & Lock Corner Cabinet. 19C Collinson & Lock Corner Cabinet.…

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19C British William IV Mahogany Bookcase of Neat Proportions

19C British William IV Mahogany Bookcase of Neat Proportions. A BEAUTIFUL British Mahogany Bookcase…..Regency William IV period…..circa 1835. Lovely neat proportions……..perfect for smaller alcoves !! Neat and tidy……not fussy or over-complicated, unlike later Victorian pieces…..elegant simplicity !! 3 Shelves in bookcase display….2 drawers separating the base and 2 doors on the base with 2 shelves inside.…

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British Mahogany Clothes Horse or Coat Stand

British Mahogany Clothes Horse or Coat Stand. Lovely British Regency Style Mahogany clothing horse or coat stand with tray for cuff links, watch, etc. A male bedroom companion !!! After a hard days work…….Take off your shirt and jacket, hand them on the hanger, take off your watch and cuff links and bill fold and place them…

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19C British Oak Bookstand

19C British Oak Bookstand. Lovely provincial oak piece ! A bookstand or table easel made of oak…..probably British but could be French or Continental. Folding supports to the rear. Perfect for reading or simply putting your favorite book on display ! Made circa 1830. PROVINCIAL FURNITURE: ‘Provincial” furniture is the term used to describe pieces…

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19C British Oak Butlers Tray Stand with 3 Trays

19C British Oak Butlers Tray Stand with 3 Trays. REALLY CUTE 19th Century oak Butler’s Tray Stand with 3 Butler’s Trays…..2 on top and 1 on bottom….all different sizes. Stand has hand-turned support columns and handles. The Trays simply sit on the stand with the 2 larger trays on the  top and bottom. The smaller…

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Early 19C British Regency Provincial Oak Coal Scuttle

Early 19C British Regency Provincial Oak Coal Scuttle. Nice little Early – Regency Period – 19th Century oak carved coal/fuel ‘scuttle” or container. This piece would sit on the floor beside a fireplace…..coal, wood or turf would be stored in it for the fire. Quality Regency Brass Handles……British Provincial from circa 1820. Gorgeous natural patina.…

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