Antique Australian Cedar Bookcase ex Government

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19th Century Australian Cedar Bookcase, internally fitted with 3 adjustable shelves to the top section and a single adjustable shelf to the lower section. Made for a government department, it is of full cedar construction and bears a Government Inventory stamp for 1889 (see picture).

Good 19th century finish with nice patina. Excellent quality - oversize cedar used in construction - a very well made 130 year old bookcase, with no splits or cracks. Made in Sydney by a good cabinetmaker - possibly HT Jones.

Circa: 

1889

Height: 

230 cm

Width: 

137 cm

Depth: 

46 cm

Price: 

$3,950 AUD

Antique ID: 

6831

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