02-24-2002 02-24-2002
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Bolton MA
2128
February 24, 2002 10:00 AMCalender
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Federal Mahogany and Mahogany Veneer Inlaid Tambour Desk,

$11,750$10,000
Auction: Sale #2128 - 2128 Location: Bolton Date / Time: February 24, 2002 10:00AM

Description:

Federal Mahogany and Mahogany Veneer Inlaid Tambour Desk, Eastern Massachusetts, c. 1800-10, the upper section with tambour doors flanked by pilasters with chevron inlay enclosing two short drawers over three valanced compartments centering a prospect door with inlaid stringing enclosing two short drawers over double valanced compartment, set into lower section with folding lid over case of two cockbeaded string-inlaid long drawers and legs inlaid with bellflowers and stringing tapering to inlaid cuffs, old replaced brasses, old refinish with blue-painted interior, (repairs and imperfections), ht. 34 1/2, wd. 37, dp. 19 1/4 in.
Estimate $10,000-15,000