Beautiful Swedish Karl Johan period 1820 Empire tall Pier cabinet designed as a pier cabinet. These elegant slim pieces of furniture were usually placed between tall windows and used as pedestals for candelabra or clocks.
Of superb quality , the single flame mahogany door opens with its original lock to reveal shelving. The single drawer above also opens with a steel key. the stepped upper platform with fruitwood cornice inlay and with ebonised architectural mouldings. A gilt bronze ormolu eagle is attached below the arched pediment.
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