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Oak Leaf and Acorn Relief-carved Oak Lap Desk

Auction:
2642M
Lot:
702
Sold for:
$175$175

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

Description:

Oak Leaf and Acorn Relief-carved Oak Lap Desk, late 19th century, slant-lid desk with two hinged lids the exterior with rectangular panels of relief-carved oak leaves and acorns and diamond pattern field, with carved simulated wood graining to sides, opening to a compartmented interior, with two glass ink bottles, ht. 2 7/8, wd. 13 1/4, dp. 9 1/2 in.
Estimate $150-250


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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Acorn, Oak, Quercus

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