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Federal Mahogany Inlaid Bowfront Bureau

Auction:
2509
Lot:
720
Sold for:
$10,665$9,000

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2509
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
August 15, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

Federal Mahogany Inlaid Bowfront Bureau, attributed to the Abiel White shop, Weymouth, Massachusetts, 1795-1805, brasses appear to be original, old refinish, (imperfections), ht. 34, wd. 36 3/4, dp. 21 in.

Literature: Jobe et al., Harbor & Home: Furniture of Southeastern Massachusetts, 2009, discusses a very similar bureau, p. 190, as cat. no. 65.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

scratches, inlay missing at base, cracks to feet, etc.

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Federal Mahogany Inlaid Bowfront Bureau, Massachusetts, Weymouth, Inlay

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