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Tiger Maple Slant-lid Desk

Auction:
2743T
Lot:
1288
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2743T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
August 04, 2014 2:00PM

Description:

Tiger Maple Slant-lid Desk, possibly Rhode Island, last half 18th century, the lid opens to an interior of valanced compartments and a central prospect drawer above a case of four thumbmolded drawers on ogee bracket feet, old replaced brasses, (imperfections and restoration), ht. 40, wd. 36 1/4, dp. 18 1/2 in.
Estimate $1,500-2,500

evidence of insect damage at one time, base restored, patches to thumb molding


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