Category Archives: B & I Furniture – General

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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Regency Style British Walnut Clothes Rack or Coat Stand

Regency Style British Walnut Clothes Rack or Coat Stand. Lovely British Regency Style Walnut 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…

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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 Provincial Oak Butlers Tray Stand with 3 Trays

19C British Provincial Oak Butlers Tray Stand with 3 Trays. REALLY CUTE 19th Century Provincial 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.…

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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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19C British William IV Rosewood Teapoy

19C British William IV Rosewood Teapoy. STUNNING early Teapoy !!! Made circa 1830 in Britain, during the reign of William IV………….. REGENCY PERIOD !! William IV (William Henry; 21 August 1765 – 20 June 1837) was King of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland and King of Hanover from 26 June 1830 until…

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18C British Mahogany and Satinwood Bureau

18C British Mahogany and Satinwood Bureau. George III Period ….. REGENCY !!! Really nice and interesting piece !! Beautiful Cuban mahogany inlaid with satinwood and ebony herringbone stringing. Originally would have been a harpsicord/square piano, but as the use of harpsicord’s died out in the late 18th Century and more classically shaped piano’s came back…

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19C British Rosewood Davenport Desk – Exceptional

19C British Rosewood Davenport Desk. ABSOLUTELY STUNNING rosewood Davenport Desk circa 1860-65. A Davenport is a type of writing desk name after its creator, Captain Davenport in the late 18th Century.   A Davenport desk, (sometimes originally known as a Devonport desk[1]) is a small desk with an inclined lifting desktop attached with hinges to…

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20C Irish White Marble Fireplace – COMPLETE

20C Irish White Marble Fireplace. 20th Century Irish …….complete white marble fireplace……in 18th Century Style…….with black granite and brass plinth and hearth insert. Perfect for a bedroom !!!   The 2 side pillars are carved to resemble scrolling columns……the center portion is an indented shape with a central oval motif. The top shelf is curved and…

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19C British Coromandel Brass MOP and Abalone Writing Slope – Exceptional

19C British Coromandel Brass MOP and Abalone Writing Slope or Lap Desk. ABSOLUTELY EXCEPTIONAL example of a mid 19th Century Writing Slope/Box. Made circa 1860 from rare and expensive coromandel wood from the Asian colonies of the British Empire. Inlaid with gorgeous mother of pearl, fantastically cast brass and AMAZING abalone shell. The abalone is…

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