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Southern Federal Inlaid Walnut Huntboard

Auction:
2959M
Lot:
1
Sold for:
$1,107$900

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Auction:
Discovery - 2959M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
November 17, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Southern Federal Inlaid Walnut Huntboard, possibly Virginia, early 19th century, the rectangular top over a case with two large, cockbeaded drawers, flaking a short drawer and two hinged cabinet doors, raised on square, tapering legs, yellow pine secondary, (restoration), ht. 39 1/2, wd. 63, dp. 20 3/4 in.
Estimate $1,500-2,000

the top, back and sides are all one board, with filled splits throughout, two cracks to top, four to sides, newer dowels to top and sides for reinforcement, top has been raised 1/4", lock in hinged door replaced, minor loss to bottom left of backboard, drawer sides stained and reinforced with nails, shallow scratches to legs, refinished throughout, runner likely replaced to drawers, insect damage to the drawers.


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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Cabinetry, Decorative arts, Drawer, Furniture, Industrial design, Visual arts

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