This is an antique buffet a deux corps, French dating to the late 18th century, c.1780.Crafted in stout fruitwood stock finished with yew wood. Desirable colour with good grain interest and a beautifully aged patina. Country kitchen appeal in a polished wax finish. Raised on continuous plinth base. Canted corners to upper and lower cupboards. Generous crown mouldingInternal shelves in solid thick planks. Pin hinges to cupboard doorsLower section:Three drawers over a pair of field panelled cupboard doors. Dovetailed drawers dressed with later brass pulls. Carved wooden lock escutcheonsIron locks with keys absent. Single shelf within dividing space into twoUpper Section:A pair of field panel doors. Carved wooden lock escutcheons. Working lock and keyInside a pair of shelves divide the space into three. A super example of French country furniture. Large and heavy with solid joints and construction. Delivered waxed, polished and ready for the home.