Fine MADDOX Mahogany Secretary Desk Bookcase Cupboard Buffet China Cabinet Table. All reasonable offers are seriously considered. On offer on this occasion is an outstanding mahogany breakfront secretary/china cabinet/desk/bookcase by Maddox of Jamestown, NY. 80" H x 31.5" W x 16 D.This Colonial Revival Governor Winthrop style secretary has refined lines and exceptional workmanship. The top is a glass door bookcase/china cabinet with a well-proportioned pediment and finial. Three interior lights for each of the shelves. Slant front opens to fully fitted interior.
Fan carved center drawer with additional drawers and open compartments. Three large drawer feature serpentine (or "ox bow") front; ball and claw front and back feet. As you will no doubt be aware by your interest in this rare beauty, Maddox pieces are the epitome of high-end American furniture making, are of peerless quality, and exhibit detailing and execution of an unrivaled standard.Among the discernible collectors and people of discriminating taste, the name Maddox represents the best of the best. The Maddox Table Company began operation in 1898.
It ceased operation around 1985. Maddox sent a showman named Cedarine Allen on a world-wide promotional tour to Great Britain, Spain, Egypt, Arabia, Ceylon, Malaya, China, and Japan. For more information see Paul A. Spengler titled The Furniture Industry, published by the Fenton History Center in Our Town Magazine, Vol.
On the photo: Maddox employees, year unknown, from Jamestown & Chautauqua County an Illustrated History, by B. Such exquisite, timeless quality pieces are very rare and highly sought after. This lovely secretary is very decorative but spacious enough to be useful, with storage galore for anything from scrap-booking supplies to extra silverware. Not only does it possess an aesthetic to die for, it has also all the storage and functionality you need to keep you organized.
It features a bookcase to showcase your books, china or collectibles. The three drawers at the bottom will perfectly hide your napkins, tablecloths or other small linens. Open the desk to find a spacious writing surface plus three drawers for tucking away and sorting stamps, buttons, paperclips or other sundries.
You may choose to conceal desk contents or leave it up to display the organizational compartments. Store your envelopes and smaller items in the desk top cubbies and use the drawers for larger items. Beautifully carved cabriole legs with claw feet add more curves to this charming piece. The elegant design and outstanding detail combine to create an exceptional piece of fine furniture, one that tends to receive comments and compliments as long as you own it. Use your imagination to find a place in your home for this terrific antique secretary!Offered in very good vintage condition; minor signs of considerate use consistent with normal, residential employment it has seen. The pictures are of the actual item you are purchasing, so please look at them closely to confirm its condition and outstanding appearance, as they are part of the description. Comes from a clean, non-smoking, pet-free home. This fine secretary desk will be ideal for a sophisticated collector or for someone looking for an exquisite, timeless quality piece of versatile use to position in the heart of their home. We always describe our items to the best of our knowledge, including any substantial flaws and imperfections. However, condition assessment can be a subjective matter, and we can overlook something. Please remember that most of our items have been used, and it is common for antique and vintage items to show some wear and imperfections they have acquired over the years.
This adds to their charm and character and authenticates their history, making them more desirable and collectible. All items must be paid for in full within 72 hours. As always, if you have any questions, please ask! For more exciting treasures please visit our. The item "Fine MADDOX Mahogany Secretary Desk Bookcase Cupboard Buffet China Cabinet Table" is in sale since Wednesday, November 25, 2020.This item is in the category "Antiques\Furniture\Cabinets & Cupboards". The seller is "treasure_island1" and is located in Maplewood, New Jersey.
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