Retro 6501 - Chatley Sideboard Cocktail Cabinet – Cigar Legs - Bookshelf
This superb piece was made by Chatley Furniture who were based in Melbourne. It features;
- teak timber & teak veneer construction
- circa 1960’s
- stepped cascade front design
- open book shelves
- drop front cocktail cabinet
- mirror back + suspended glass shelf (removable) to cocktail bar
- 3 dovetail joined drawers (the top one is a felt-line cutlery drawer)
- 2 door cabinet
- 2 fixed height level shelves (removable)
- recessed base
- tapered cigar legs
- makers stamp (very faint); Chatley
Condition overview; in good condition, relative to its age, it is a very solid, sturdy, beautifully crafted piece. All of the doors work well as do the drawers. There are no cracks in the mirror or glass. As expected on a used piece of this vintage, it displays general wear, knock (two minor on the right-hand side drawer edge) and surface marks.
Dimensions; 1545mm wide x 420mm deep (cocktail bar servery open; 645mm deep) x 1345mm high. Servery height when open; 980mm high. Left-hand side open shelf; 190mm high. Right-hand side bookshelf height clearances from top to bottom; 310mm, 255mm. Internal base cabinet shelf height clearances; both 210mm. Internal cabinet depth; 370mm deep.
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