Antique 19th Century Mahogany & Pine Tailor Haberdashery Shop Counter, c 1880

Antique 19th Century Mahogany & Pine Tailor Haberdashery Shop Counter, c 1880

£3,250.00Price

Antique 19th Century Mahogany & Pine Tailor Haberdashery Shop Counter, c 1880An impressive and original solid mahogany and pine shopkeeper's haberdashery / tailors counter, dating from the late 19th century. Solid mahogany counter surface, benefiting from the original full length brass measuring ruler. Embossed with the maker's label "Clements Newling & Co Ltd". One of the leading shoplifting cabinetmakers of the late 19th and early 20th century. Paneled front and sides, with a further side offering a suite of drawers and alcove. Six small and six full size frieze drawers, with harlequin handles adding to the charm. A "dog kennel" alcove sits well in the middle. All surmounted on a plinth base. Needless to say, this piece is very solid & sturdy. A superb original colour and patination throughout. A lovely example of Great British shopkeeping history. Height 88 cmLength 243 cmDepth 65 cmNationwide delivery is available, please message via below for details