Original Mahogany Bureau by Shapland & Petter of Barnstaple
Fully fitted interior featuring a fall-front desk having many compartments and two drawers. Gallery, overhanging cornice, capped uprights and feet and decorative copper strap hinges.
A version of this cabinet is featured on the front cover of the book ‘Shapland & Petter Ltd of Barnstable’ by Daryl Bennett. Also shown on page 13 fig. 2.1 Marquetry scene on the fall front shown on page 111 fig. 6.25