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Federal Inlaid Mahogany Veneer Secretary/Bookcase

Auction:
2789M
Lot:
15
Sold for:
$492$400

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Auction:
Discovery - 2789M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
March 19, 2015 10:00AM

Description:

Federal Inlaid Mahogany Veneer Secretary/Bookcase, probably Massachusetts, early 19th century, the top section with molded cornice and turned brass finials over two glazed doors with gothic arches, on a lower section with fall-front lid opening to a green baize writing surface over five string-inlaid, cockbeaded drawers on square tapering legs, (imperfections), ht. 74 1/2, wd. 40 1/4, dp. 18 1/2 in.
Estimate $400-600

shrinkage cracks to sides, scratches throughout


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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