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Federal Cherry Slant-lid Desk

Auction:
2765M
Lot:
28
Sold for:
$554$450

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Auction:
Discovery - 2765M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
November 20, 2014 10:00AM

Description:

Federal Cherry Slant-lid Desk, early 19th century, the molded lid opening to a fitted interior with six valanced compartments and six drawers flanking a central prospect door, on a case of four graduated, cockbeaded drawers, shaped skirt, and flaring French feet, old surface, (imperfections), ht. 44 1/2, wd. 42 1/4, dp. 20 in.
Estimate $1,500-2,500

wear to finish, shrinkage cracks and patches to top, cracks and loss to skirt and basemolding


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

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