"Cabinet" on Stand "Contador" - Rio rosewood - 17th / 18th century

"Cabinet" on Stand "Contador" - Rio rosewood - 17th / 18th century

Rare Bargueno cabinet in Rio rosewood, from the 17th century, from northern Portugal.

Opening in front by 9 drawers decorated with fishnet sculptures.

Openwork wooden ledge (probably added later).

Sides with stepped geometric shape.
Turned feet with box stretcher.

Exceptional furniture of a very high quality cabinetmaking.

Period late 17th/ 18th, later adjustments.

Dimensions: H 149 × 87 × 51

Lot details
"Cabinet" on Stand "Contador"
Rio rosewood
Estimated Period
17th / 18th century
Country of Origin
Excellent condition - barely used with minimal signs of aging & wear
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