There are around 50-100 high definition super-sized pictures at the bottom of this page. A good looking and substantial piece of furniture, you would be hard pressed to find a modern chest of drawers this size and it would never be of this quality. The top middle drawer is fully stamped Maple & Co, all locks are stamped VR for Queen Victorian meaning they were made during her reign.The drawers are in lovely condition for the age, they naturally have patina marks here and there, we have cleaned waxed and polished it from top to bottom. Please note all measurements are taken at the widest point, if you would like any additional or specific measurements please ask. Maple & Co Antique Furniture 1870 1950. Maple & Co was one the largest and most successful British furniture retailers and cabinet makers in the Victorian and Edwardian periods. They were well known for fine quality, craftsmanship and were specialists in copying old designs but bringing them up to date to the more modern trends.
They produced many quality pieces of furniture in designs such as Hepplwhite and Chippendale but also were well known for their quality Arts & Crafts Furniture. Maple & Co was first established by John Maple, a shopkeeper, Surrey, who later opened a furniture shop in Tottenham Court Road but it was his son, John Maple, who pushed Maples & Co to be such a huge success. With his skills in business, by the 1880s they were the largest furniture store in the world as they exported their fine antique furniture to many different countries and were well known throughout the interiors world. Driscolls antiques get many pieces of quality Maple & Co antique furniture along with any other quality antiques such as antique desks, antique chest of drawers, antique tables and antique chairs.This item is available for collection from our Wimbledon warehouses SW19-3BE, we can have it delivered nationwide to include Scotland Wales and Ireland. Wimbledon-Furniture is a privately owned family ran business out of Wimbledon SW19, we have four large storage warehouses, if you have any questions my number is under the business sellers information, please feel free to call or text. Please view the very detailed pictures as they form part of the description around condition. Please note vintage period and original items such as leather seating will always have natural patina in the form of cracking creasing and wear, we recommend regular waxing to ensure no moisture is lost, also hand dyed leather is not recommended to sit in direct sunlight for prolonged periods of time as it will dry out and fade. COURIER (LARGE ITEMS ONLY THAT CANT BE POSTED).
Whoever delivers will always require help on the larger items to unload, the price you will be quoted will always be based on this assumption, if this is not possible please let us know as it will affect the price to send a two man team. The item "VERY LARGE MAPLE & CO SOLID LIGHT WALNUT CHEST OF DRAWERS VR STAMPED LOCKS" is in sale since Thursday, April 11, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Antique Furniture\Chests of Drawers\Victorian (1837-1901)".
The seller is "wimbledon-furniture-01" and is located in London Wimbledon. This item can be shipped worldwide.