07-14-2012 07-14-2012
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2605B Boston
July 14, 2012 10:00AMCalender
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Provincial Walnut Inlaid Credenza with Marble Top

 
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2605B Location: Boston Date / Time: July 14, 2012 10:00AM

Description:

Provincial Walnut Inlaid Credenza with Marble Top, 19th century, marble supported on a frieze decorated with an inlaid floral medallion and arabesque scrolls, above a recessed base made up of one larger central door and two smaller doors on canted corners each with arched mirror and inlaid detail, opening to reveal a shelved interior; all on a shaped plinth, ht. 34 1/2, wd. 60, dp. 16 1/2 in.
Estimate $400-600

Marble with surface abrasions, but no cracks or losses. Base with some slight cracking and lifting to veneer particularly along framed portion of the mirror where there is one small area of restoration.