07-09-2011 07-09-2011
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2554B Boston
July 9, 2011 10:00AMCalender
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Georgian-style Secretary Bookcase

 
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2554B Location: Boston Date / Time: July 09, 2011 10:00AM

Description:

Georgian-style Secretary Bookcase, the upper section with dentil cornice above two mullioned glass doors enclosing interior with two shelves, the projecting lower section with hinged slant-lid with string inlay, opening to leather-inset writing surface and fitted with eight valanced pigeonholes, drawers, and central door, over four long drawers, on bracket feet, approx. ht. 79 in.
Estimate $250-350

The hinged top no longer closely completely due to warping, leather replaced, age typical nicks, chips, and scratches throughout.

Keywords

Bookcase, Secretary