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Chippendale Birch Slant-lid Desk

Auction:
2765M
Lot:
363
Sold for:
$615$500

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

Description:

Chippendale Birch Slant-lid Desk, New England, third quarter 18th century, the lid opening to a fitted interior of eight drawers and eight valanced compartments, flanking a central prospect drawer, over four thumbmolded, graduated drawers on shaped bracket feet, (alterations), ht. 43 1/4, wd. 38 3/4, dp. 20 in.
Estimate $600-800

refinished, replaced brasses, minor losses to desk interior, feet replaced


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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