Superb early period English Brown Oak Cotswold School sideboard by Gordon Russell; c1927 (labelled).
Showing typical Cotswold School design features such as the thumbnail carving and curved handles.
Two cupboards flanking two central deep drawers. Groove on top for displaying plates if need be.
At one time, also retailed by Millar & Beatty Ltd of Dublin (additional label to back).
Brown oak is a particular and more sought after type of oak which a special rich brown colour imparted upon it as a result of a mushroom fungus that grows on it; part of a happy symbiotic relationship!
Approx 57" wide, 22" deep and 35" high.