My dad used to be a woodwork and metalwork teacher, so I got him to have at look at it, and it passed all his tests! Sturdy, good construction, solid teak. All it need was a bit of loving polish, which it now has.
If you haven't gathered, I love my new buffet! It really captures the scandinavian vibe that I love and dream of for my house. Here are some images from blogs I love with a similar style: