Antique Vintage Industrial Victorian Drapers Haberdashery Chest Of Drawers
- A beautiful flight of Victorian drapers haberdashery drawers, English, 19th Century. - The drawers are in stunning original condition and are made from satin walnut or mahogany. - There are 24 graduating drawers in total each with their original military flush handles. All but two of the drawers have tongue and groove joints and some of them are lined inside with their original dividers. - The original black labels remain on all but two of the drawers with visible numbers and descriptions to some, these would have originally read 'Thread Reels', 'Sundries', 'Silk & Twist', 'Colored Reels', 'Elastics', 'Pearl & Linen Buttons', 'Sheet Pins', 'Machine Silks' and 'Crochet Cotton'. - A truly remarkable piece of shop cabinet furniture which has stood the test of time.
Haberdashery cabinets were designed for a retail environment, efficiency was key, and thus featured beautiful window-fronted drawers. Retailers would have easily been able to see what’s within each drawer, and swiftly retrieve the item customers wanted. Unlike other traditional sets of drawers, classic haberdashery drawers have a unique appearance, they are often crafted from solid, high quality woods, and are durable, strong pieces of furniture designed to stand the test of time.
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All items on the John Zoffa website are vintage antique pieces and by their very nature, imperfect. When you purchase a piece from us, you are buying something with character and more often than not years of use.Before making your purchase please have an understanding that the pieces you are buying have had a life and ownership before your acquaintance. Therefore there will be elements of wear & tear or even damage that we believe add a quality, aesthetic and sheer presence that just can’t be replicated or indeed replaced.We always invite you to view the item or alternatively ask any questions you may have before making the purchase.
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