Solid Oak "Eastlake Shelf" Profusely Carved with Plants from nature, and Geometric Star inside a Star Decoration, with stippled backgrounds Circa 1880 to 1900 !!! Edges are Molded on Shelf Ledge and Brackets. Eastlake designs are defined as mixing Nature with geometric Forms, and this is a Prized Example.
Condition & Restorations : Original Golden Oak Varnish Finish on a super Solid Shelf. I Machined 2 Very Fine Brass Support Straps after removing 3 ugly steel eyelets. (As Seen in the last close-up photo) "Diamond with Dots Dropping Points" on the bottom of the decorative Apron have been Professionally re-attached and touched up.
Measures : Top Shelf is 40 5/8 inches Long, by 9 inches Deep. Lower Decorative Brackets & Apron hangs down another 17 3/4 inches.