A Vintage Wooden Butler Valet Stand. This “dumb valet” clothing stand, or “Mr Jeeves” as they were commonly known, is handy for any bedroom, office or dressing room. This one is missing its coat hanger which was attached at the back. A coat hanger for jackets hanging off the front rail would replace this.
Sourced: Normandy, France
Age: circa 1970-80’s
Size: roughly 106 x 45 x 47 cm – 42 x 18 x 18.5 inches
Unpacked weight roughly: 6 kg (oversize package, expensive to ship internationally)
Condition: in vintage condition with signs of previous use, wear and scratches, jacket hanger missing from back, otherwise strong and functional, please see all pictures
May be dismantled for shipping
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