Anglo-Indian Teakwood Library BookcaseMid 19th century
A British colonial library bookcase in teakwood with a flat top, egg and dart carving on the edge and wave carving on the frieze. The frames of the double doors are carved with elongated reserves and each door has five beveled glazed panels, the interior fitted with four shelves. The bottom is finished with a gadrooned moulded edge and resting on melon sectioned carved feet.
The cupboard is in good condition and has been lovingly restored and finished to its former glory using a traditional form of French polishing and waxing.
British colonial India
H: 200 cm W: 124 cm D: 46 cm
H: 79” W: 49” D: 18”