08-09-2014 08-09-2014
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Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
2744M Marlborough
August 9, 2014 10:00 AMCalender

Federal Carved Mahogany and Mahogany Veneer Worktable

Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2744M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: August 10, 2014 10:00AM


Federal Carved Mahogany and Mahogany Veneer Worktable, attributed to Thomas Seymour, Boston, c. 1810-20, the rectangular top with ovolo corners bordered by crossbanding and ebony stringing, above two cockbeaded drawers, beaded apron with bag drawer on the right side, joining quarter-engaged, reeded, vase- and ring-turned legs and turned feet, the brass lion's head pulls appear original, old finish, (imperfections), ht. 27 3/4, wd. 22 1/4, dp. 17 1/2 in.
Estimate $800-1,200

Condition: Abrasions to finish, some staining to top, top drawer missing writing surface, loss to the right rear foot.

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Thomas Seymour, head