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Federal Inlaid Cherry Desk/Bookcase

Auction:
2642M
Lot:
636
Sold for:
$2,100$2,100

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Auction:
Discovery - 2642M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
March 14, 2013 10:00AM

Description:

Federal Inlaid Cherry Desk/Bookcase, Connecticut, early 19th century, the top section with hinged doors opening to an interior of twenty-one compartments with scrolled dividers, on lower section with lid, on a case of cockbeaded drawers, and dovetailed bracket base centering a drop pendant, old replaced brasses, refinished, (imperfections), ht. 91 3/4, case wd. 40 3/4, case dp. 20 in.
Estimate $2,000-3,000

patch where lock to slant-lid broke out, both sides of base with cracks, repairs to crest. Desk is locked, no key.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

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Cherry Desk, Connecticut, Bookcase, Cabinets

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