Antique Birds-eye Huon Pine Drawers

Just arrived and newly re-stored by Quintessential duckeggBLUE, this antique birds-eye Huon Pine chest of drawers is all kinds of wonderful.  Of excellent quality and dating to the 1880s, it comprises of an arrangement of 8 drawers (5 over 3 full length), all of which run very smoothly.  With all the original glass handles, turned and fluted columns and stood on 4 original turned feet, this impressive set of Huon pine drawers stands at 1.4metres in height, with a width of 1.19m and offers ample storage space.  In superb condition, and with the most beautiful patina and hues to the birds-eye pine, these quality drawers are an absolute stand-out find.

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Key Information

  • Circa 1880, antique birds-eye huon pine chest of 8 drawers
  • Superb condition, constructed from birds-eye huon pine plus kauri & red pine secondaries
  • original glass handles
  • 3 graduated full width drawers
  • 1 full width top drawer, 1 hat drawer, 2 glove drawers plus 1 (designed to look like 2) glove drawer
  • Fluted side columns, set on original turned feet
  • H 1.4m W 1.19m D 53cm
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