An exceptional mahogany and part walnut burl cabinet with a rolling tambour shutter, enclosing eight drawers, each enclosing a clip for holding papers. Beautiful signage to the front in red and gold advertising "Amberg’s Cabinet Letter File’'. Length 31 inches x 26.5 inches. Absolutely stunning piece of furniture, perfect for study or office environment and due to the rarer 8 drawer size will suit living or kitchen areas.
Cameron Amberg & Co. was established in 1868 and made its first Cabinet Letter Files in 1875, when they won an award from the American Institute, New York. In 1876 its Cabinet Letter Files were awarded a medal at the Centennial Exposition. By 1893 the company name changed to Amberg Letter & File Co.