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ARTS AND CRAFTS OAK COMMODE OF TAPERING FORM WITH BRONZE ‘MACE’ HEADS

German, Possibly Berlin. Circa 1900.

Measurements

Width: 45 1/2" (115.5 cm)
Height: 42 3/4" (108.5 cm)
Depth: 24" (60 cm).

Research
Of oak. The geometric superstructure with molded edge flanked by two bronze ‘mace’ head finials. The tapering body set with nine conforming drawers, each with a key operated escutcheons, bordered by a molded edge carved with stylized foliate and ziggurat decoration. The whole raised on tapered block legs.

Marks:
Paper label on back:
GUSTAV …(?)
Hof – Spediteur
Wichmeunstr. 7 8. BERLIN W. Pfalz… (?)

Full research report available on request.