07-10-2010 07-10-2010
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2513 Boston
July 10, 2010 10:00AMCalender
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William IV Mahogany and Leather-top Pedestal Partner's Desk

$2,489$2,100
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2513 Location: Boston Date / Time: July 10, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

William IV Mahogany and Leather-top Pedestal Partner's Desk, c. 1835, rectangular top with thumb-molded edge and inset with a gilt-tooled burgundy leather writing surface, each side fitted with three frieze drawers, the pedestals fitted with three drawers and a door, on a plinth base, ht. 30 1/2, wd. 72, dp. 48 in.
Estimate $2,500-3,500

Overall very good to excellent; top with moderate usage wear to leather and gilt tooling; patch to one side of top; minor rubbing to edges and base; good color and clean overall.