Antique Globe Wernicke Barristers Sectional Bookcase with solid base
This is a handsome antique sectional bookcase which dates to the early 20th century.
The bookcase is a quality piece by Globe Wernicke which is well made from oak, mixed woods and veneer.
There are three glazed sections and a solid section which sit on a base plinth with drawer, the top is finished with a shaped top plinth and the doors are all finished with small metal handles.
The doors open by sliding up and inside the bookcase using Globe Wernicke patented metal mechanism.
The sections simply slot together, more can easily be added or removed as needed. This has several sections bought at different times to accommodate a growing book collection.
Each section has a different Globe Wernicke label on the back plate.
The wood has a wax polished finish which has a nice sheen.
The bookcase is generally in very good condition with various marks of age and use, various knocks and wear to the polished finish.
top two sections measure 27.5cms high x 20cms deep
third section measures 21.5cms high x 20cms deep
lower solid section measures 27.5cms high x 20cms deep
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