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Chippendale Cherry Slant-lid Desk

Auction:
2765M
Lot:
585
Sold for:
$677$550

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

Description:

Chippendale Cherry Slant-lid Desk, probably Connecticut, 18th century, the lid opening to a valanced interior of drawers and compartments, over a case of four graduated, thumbmolded drawers on bracket feet, refinished, ht. 41 1/4, wd. 36 1/2, dp. 18 in.
Estimate $600-800

one loper is missing a knob, there is a minor repair to the lid, where the left breadboard end and the lid meet, as a slight sliver patch about 2 inches long and no more than 1/4 of an inch wide


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