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Cherry Desk/Bookcase

Auction:
2855B
Lot:
41
Sold for:
$7,380$6,000

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2855B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 25, 2015 10:00AM

Description:

Cherry Desk/Bookcase, Connecticut, last half 18th century, the top with scrolled cresting and hinged, raised panel doors opening to a compartmented interior over a base revealing nine valanced compartments, two document drawers, and eight drawers, over thumbmolded drawers and ogee bracket base, old replaced brasses, refinished, (imperfections), ht. 92 1/2, case wd. 36, dp. 18 1/2 in.
Estimate $3,000-5,000

base with cracks, minor repairs, and minor patching to spurs; two patches to each interior edge of bookcase doors.


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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Cherry Desk, Desk, Drawer, Furniture

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