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SF18: Nye Furniture Collection Auction I

John Curtis & Son, Leeds - A Set of Victorian Mahogany Pharmacy Cabinets

Auction Lot SF18/1056

John Curtis & Son, Leeds - A set of Victorian mahogany pharmacy cabinets, comprising a long run in two sections, each of twenty seven small drawers and twelve larger drawers above three fall front doors, all with original mirrored labels and faceted glass handles, the open wall shelves above with moulded cornice and frieze inscribed 'Proprietor of Hackett's Glycerine of roses Vegetable pills Blood Purifier & C.. Patent Medicines', together with a matching small corner unit, the frieze inscribed Patent Medicines, the base with nine small and four larger drawers above a single fall front door. The rear of the cabinet stencilled John Curtis & Son, Shopfitters, Wade Street and Wade Lane, Leeds.

John Curtis & Son, Leeds - A Set of Victorian Mahogany Pharmacy Cabinets (SF18/1056) offered in our Sale of the Nye Furniture Collection (Part I) starting on 5th July 2013 at our salerooms in Honiton, Devon.

Lot Description

John Curtis & Son, Leeds - A set of Victorian mahogany pharmacy cabinets, comprising a long run in two sections, each of twenty seven small drawers and twelve larger drawers above three fall front doors, all with original mirrored labels and faceted glass handles, the open wall shelves above with moulded cornice and frieze inscribed 'Proprietor of Hackett's Glycerine of roses Vegetable pills Blood Purifier & C.. Patent Medicines', together with a matching small corner unit, the frieze inscribed Patent Medicines, the base with nine small and four larger drawers above a single fall front door. The rear of the cabinet stencilled John Curtis & Son, Shopfitters, Wade Street and Wade Lane, Leeds.

The Nye Furniture Collection

This item is part of a 434 lot collection being sold at auction through Bearnes Hampton & Littlewood.

The Nye Furniture Collection was assembled by the late Paul Nye. The collection is being dispersed over three sales. The first two sales are in July 2013 (SF18) and October 2013 (SF19); with a third at the start of May 2014 (FS22).

More Details

Price Realised

£4,500

Department

Furniture

Fine Art Category

Victorian Furniture

Sale Information

SF18: Nye Furniture Collection Auction I
Friday, 5th July 2013
Dowell Street, Honiton

Contact

For more information about this particular auction lot, please contact:-

Christopher HamptonChristopher Hampton


Cristian BeadmanCristian Beadman


Important Notes

Weights and measurements are approximate guidelines only, unless otherwise stated to the contrary.

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