Single Book Case
Made of solid maple. Adjustable shelves.
Height: 227cm | Width: 100cm
Pair of matching book cases Made of solid Brazilian mahogany
with detachable upper and lower sections, adjustable shelves.
Some minor scratches, otherwise in good condition.
Height: 241cm (upper 145cm; lower 96cm)
Width: 110cm | Base depth: 58cm
The pair: $2,950
Rare Pair of Large
This pair of plan cabinets was constructed for the NSW Government
in the latter part of the 19th century. They were used by the
Electricity Commission (Planning Dept.), and subsequently by
a private collector. They can be used to store prints or collections
of small objects. Made of Baltic pine, one cabinet is refinished
in wax, and the second retains its original finish.
Height: 92cm | Width: 146.5cm | Depth: 87cm (each cabinet)
The pair $4,400
Single Large Plan
Pine, made in the 1920s In good working order, but requires refinishing.
Height: 92cm | Width: 117cm | Depth: 91cm
Single Small Plan
Pine, made in the 1920s-1930s Good working order, minor wear.
Height: 113cm | Width: 99.5cm | Depth: 60cm
with six solid timber drawers also stained and finished inside,
and a glass top with bevelled edges, c1900-10s.
Height: 106.5 | Width: 137cm | Depth: 78cm
Twin Pedestal Kneehole
finish, c1880s. Minor chips to veneer.
Height: 74.5cm | Width: 122cm | Depth: 58cm
Kneehole: Height: 58cm | Width: 43cm | Depth: 22cm
Originally from NSW Railways Department, c1920s.
Height: 79cm | Width: 137cm | Depth: 76cm
Drawer interior: Width: 41cm | Depth: 28cm
Museum, University of Sydney.
Comprising 48 drawers arranged in three vertical bays of 16,
most with glass inserts intact, all but two brass handles intact,
This was the lower portion of a ceiling height unit and as a
consequence the top and sides needs some restoration.
Height: 164cm | Width: 204cm | Depth: 60cm
Drawer interior: Height: 6.3cm | Width: 61cm | Depth: 52cm
Tripod Side Table
solid beech with beech veneer, possibly English, c1890.
Old border damage to legs and beneath table top, some old cracks.
Height: 69.5cm | Width: 55cm | Depth: 65cm
brass handle, c1900
A few minor scratches and chips.
Height: 40cm | Width: 50cm | Platen: 37x35cm
Height: 38cm | Width: 51cm | Platen: 38x26cm
Small Book PRess
c1910s-20s. Needs restoration.
Height: 27cm | Width: 28cm | Platen: 19x12cm
Large Book Press
collars and fittings, with original distributor's label "N.E.
Smith, Sydney and Newcastle"c1900
Needs some restoration.
Height: 49cm | Width: 58cm | Platen: 51x47cm
Rarely found proofing
press, convenient and quick operation, manufactured in USA, originally
from NSW Government Printer's Office (label attached), c1900.
Perished roller requires replacement and some restoration required.
Height: 18cm | Width: 59cm | Depth: 39cm