Archive for the ‘Furniture’ Category

Robert "Mouseman" Thompson Oak Chair

Robert “Mouseman” Thompson Oak Chair

A Superb chair by Robert “Mouseman” Thompson, a solid oak, lattice back armchair.
This elegant chair has a carved lattice panel at the back, softly curved arms, a Mulberry Colour seat and octagonal front legs, it is in really fine condition and stands as a shining example of Robert Thompsons amazing furniture. It measures 520mm. wide., 900mm. high back and 470mm. seat height. Sorry but only available for sale in the U.K. I Will not send, but I am happy to wrap in bubble wrap and prepare it for your courier to collect at a time that’s suitable for both parties. Or I can deliver up to img_519240miles from Colchester for a small negotiated price. More photos available if needed or can be inspected by appointment in Colchester, Essex area.

Price: £625.00p. SOLD..SOLD

Victorian Church Pew

Victorian Church Pew

An original Antique Victorian Pine Church/chapel Pew in really good condition. It has been given a coat of Matt black paint by its previous owner but this looks like it could be stripped back easy enough or repainted. It measures approx. 2.860mm long, 1.030mm. high and 0.450 deep.

Can be viewed prior to purchase by appointment at my storage facility at Ardliegh/Lawford, near Colchester. Can deliver locally to Colchester up to 30-40 miles for cost, otherwise it can be collected.

Tel: Bob at Colchester Antiques 07988.506321

Price: £235.00, SOLD..SOLD..SOLD


Victorian Round Pembroke Table

   Posted by: Bob

image imageA beautiful round Victorian Pembroke table from the 19th century in very good condition. This table is in good original condition and hasn’t been mucked about with by renovation of any kind, the top shows marks of its age (approx. 100-150 years.  It has a very useful sectioned draw in one end with original handle. Drop leaf with semi circular leaves. Inlaid around the edge, the legs and ends with lighter cloured wood for contrast. Measures 103 x 86 when fully extended.59 cms wide when not extended. Collection only, or can be delivered up to 50 miles from Colchester by a cost negotiation.  (K)190816  More photos can be emailed on request.



Ercol Blonde Windsor Armchair, c.1960

   Posted by: Bob

imageErcol Blonde Windsor Armchair, sturdy and in nice condition, a rare 1960 vintage Ercol armchair.  measurements are approx; 780mm. high back, 610mm. wide (arm to arm) and 420mm. seat height.  To be collected from my storage unit near Colchester, can negotiate to deliver locally.   (K)270716

Info tel: Bob at Colchester Antiques.  07988.506321     

Price: £40.00p





Victorian Mahogany Writing Table / Desk

   Posted by: Bob

imageThis lovely Victorian Mahogany Writing Table / Desk is in very good condition, it has the leather insert to the top which has gold borders. The drawers both work well and have the original wooden knobs, one drawer has cracking to the bottom piece but this doesn’t effect the working or functioning of the drawer. The legs are grand looking and stand on what looks like its original brass castors.. Measurements are 1.220mm. long x 0.600mm. depth and stands 0.720mm. high, all measurements are approx. This piece is for collection only or I can deliver up to 50 miles from Colchester for £20.00p. payable through PayPal prior to delivery. More photos are available by email or Inspection of this fine desk prior to imagepurchase is welcome by appointment.    Any questions please phone Bob, Colchester Antiques.07988.506321. (HH)100616


imageA really nice Antique Victorian Windsor Elm Armchair in good sound condition. Measurements are; 580mm. wide, 460mm. high seat and 1.000 mm. high back.  (all measurements are approx.)   To be collected by the buyer from Colchester area, although can deliver locally for £10  (more photos available via email)  (K)260616

Tel: Bob @ Colchester Antiques 07988.506321

Price: Sold..Sold..Sold






Mahogany Dressing Mirror – Victorian – c1880-1890′s
A lovely example of a dome topped Victorian Dressing Mirror.
This mid-sized piece is in great order throughout and benefits from original fittings which are all fully functioning.
Pleasingly styled risers support the dome shaped mahogany frame that displays the fine mirror plate.             The fine flame veneer plinth body sits over superb scroll carved feet. Dimensions are: 340mm d.  x  570mm h.  x 570mm w.

Overall a nicely proportioned and attractive mirror in very good antique order which will make a fine addition to any bedroom. Condition report and Other photos are available by email.

Price:  £110.00p, SOLD..SOLD..SOLD


A delightful little Antique 19th century round footstool in Burr Maple? Veneer with inlaid marquetry and has very unusual ceramic Ball & Claw feet. It is in fair, reasonable condition with replacement feet fitted, probably around a 100 years ago, these have sustained slight chipping but still roll o.k.  The stool has also been re-upholstered at some point in it’s history.  More photos are available if needed.   (please click on picture to enlarge image)   Measurements are approx: 280mm. across x 150mm. high.         (D)281014

Price: £55.00p,  U.K. SOLD..SOLD..SOLD

Drinks Trolly, Vintage, 1960's.

Vintage Drinks Trolly


Drinks Trolley, Vintage, Cocktails, Tea.

Drinks Trolley, Vintage.

A really nice Vintage drinks trolley, from the 1950′s-1960′s period, Italian designed and in practically mimmaculate condition for the age of the piece. It has a very nice marquetry pattern applied to it and a superb shiny finish and has brass trimming.  The drinks trolley can be collected from Colchester.   (click on picture to enlarge image)  (N)240514.        . .  SOLD..SOLD..SOLD


Laszlo Hoenig, 2 Drawer Writing Table

   Posted by: Bob

Laszlo Hoenig, Designer Furniture, Mid 20th Century.

Laszlo Hoenig Mid 20th Century Desk

A Laszlo Hoenig designed classic, 2 Drawer Writing Table in Burr Maple. Designed and produced by this well known and great designer of the 20th century. In good clean condition, although does show some slight  natural wear of a 60 + year old piece of furniture, we believe this writing table/desk was made during the 1940′s-1950′s and undoubtedly sold from Laszlo Hoenig’s Mayfair, London Studio & Showroom.   (click on picture to enlarge image)  More photos can be sent via email (ZZ.U)310514     (Please contact for payment details)

Price: £295.00p  SOLD..SOLD