12-06-2014 12-06-2014
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2770B Boston
December 6, 2014 09:00 AMCalender

English Arts & Crafts Cupboard

Auction: 20th Century Design - 2770B Location: Boston Date / Time: December 06, 2014 10:00AM


English Arts & Crafts Cupboard
Oak, pewter, glass
c. 1900
Molded cornice over central pewter panel embossed with foliate and heart decoration flanked by cabinets each with two convex leaded green glass panels and decorative hand-hammered pewter hinges, over central partitioned storage flanked by arched cubbies; the base with central drawer and drop-front cabinet with spade-form hinges, flanked by cabinets each with a single leaded green glass panel and decorative hinges, pewter hinged T-pulls and lock plates throughout, on bracket legs and block feet; unmarked, ht. 75, wd. 72, dp. 23 1/2 in.
Estimate $1,200-1,800

one glass pane loose, one spade hinge loose, some rivets missing. some separation at arches, block molding missing in back. Drink ring on higher shelf. Patina original.

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