07-14-2012 07-14-2012
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2605B Boston
July 14, 2012 10:00 AMCalender

Ebonized Specimen Cabinet

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


Ebonized Specimen Cabinet, 19th century, with shallow pagoda top above two-door cabinet decorated allover with carved abstract motifs, each door with mirror framed by decorative carving opening to reveal twelve small drawers with satinwood veneer, some with insect or oceanic specimens within, ht. 23, wd. 26, dp. 13 1/2 in.
Estimate $800-1,200

In good overall condition with small small chips and rubbing ebonized area, mirror with age related discoloration.


Ebonized Specimen Cabinet