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Federal Mahogany Commode

Auction:
2765M
Lot:
428
Sold for:
$185$150

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

Description:

Federal Mahogany Commode, early 19th century, the hinged lid opening to a fitted interior with compartments for a washbasin and four cups, over a faux-drawer, two cupboard doors with molded octagonal tablets, and a pullout bidet, all on square tapering legs, (imperfections), ht. 34, wd. 21 1/2, dp. 18 in.
Estimate $200-300

shrinkage cracks to lid and sides, missing molding


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