with Old Sheffield Plate Mounts

England, c1790-1800






Each 2-part cabinet with a raised brass gallery above cupboard doors enclosing an arrangement of drawers and pigeon-holes,

the lower section with a baize-lined brushing slide above conforming doors, one enclosing adjustable shelves, the other interior

fitted with five drawers, raised on plinth bases and concealed casters; engraved Old Sheffield Plate mounts;

string inlay to the sides; raised on recessed casters


Ref : These unusual cabinets recall a dressing commode illustrated in Catalogue of Commodes, Lucy Wood,

London 1994, no. 36, pp. 26-282.  The bow-fronted form, neat construction and use of dark and light woods,

as well as Old Sheffield Plate handles, are features shared by each.


Provenance : Estate of David H. Wilson, Teaneck NJ

(For more information on Mr. Wilson, please click the above link).


Condition : Excellent; with several minor replacements to the veneer on the plinth bases; one loss to lower corner molding

on the base of upper section to the right example


Each Cabinet 56” High x 30” Wide x 20” Deep (lower section), Upper Cabinet 11" at the curve apex






For additional images see below, and additional page


Please Inquire 




Left Example, with Old Sheffield Plate mounts to the drawers in the lower section




Right Example with shelves below and drawers in the upper section


Also See :




Fine Early George III Mahogany Serpentine Chest of Drawers, c1760,
also with exquisite faded original surfaces; original brasses





We welcome and encourage all inquiries regarding our stock.  We will make every attempt to answer any questions you might have.


For information, call (901) 761-1163 or (901) 827-4668, or

Email : mfcreech@bellsouth.net  or  mfordcreech@gmail.com

American Express, Mastercard, Visa and Discover accepted



Bookmark and Share


  Facebook Become a fan on Facebook



M. Ford Creech Antiques & Fine Arts / 581 South Perkins Road /  Memphis, TN 38117 / USA /  Wed.-Sat. 11-6, or by appointment




Accessories     Ceramics     Early Asian Ceramics    Fine Art     Furniture     Glassware     Silver     Home


Pair of George III Satinwood, Bow-Fronted Collectors Cabinets, Old Sheffield Plate Mounts, England, c1790-1800