Anglo-Indian Rosewood Chest of Drawers – SOLDEarly 19th century
A British colonial rosewood chest of drawers in two parts with the original brass carrying handles on the sides. The top portion has two short drawers over one longer drawer, the lower section has two deep long drawers. All drawers cock beaded with brass cast drawer pulls of typical Regency design. The base is finished with a moulded edge and the chest stands on four melon sectioned feet.
The chest is in good condition and has been lovingly restored and finished to its former glory using a traditional form of French polishing and waxing. The rosewood has a dark shade with a striking grain.The drawer sides and bottom are made of teakwood and attached with fine dovetails to the rosewood drawer front. The backside of the chest also made of teakwood.Bombay
British colonial India
H: 118 cm W: 112 cm D: 51 cm
H: 46 ½“ W:44 “ D: 20”