VINTAGE OAK LIBRARY INDEX CARD CATALOGUE
Retaining brass placard of Library Bureau Sole Makers, circa 20th century
Item # 709WRP27
This is a very attractive vintage library card catalogue from the first half of the 20th century. It retains the Library Bureau Sole Makers relief brass placard on the drawer blade and all original brass hardware. The drawers operate smoothly and allow it to work nicely for any number of convenient functional purposes: wine organization, filing of papers, organizing of collections and other documents, etc. Each drawer has two pockets for a card to be set identifying the contents of the drawer. The structure is veneered with highly figured oak and the back of it is framed with a tenon-mortised structure with panels set in these.
Measurements: 21 3/8” W x 28” D x 51 1/2” H, drawer dimensions 17” W (8 1/8” W per side) x 6 1/4” H (drawer bottom to drawer blade) x 24” D
Old surface with wear, scuffs and abrasions as expected. Minor veneer losses and chips. Overall excellent original condition.