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Georgian-style Mahogany High Chest

Auction:
2888B
Lot:
711
Sold for:
$3,321$2,700

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2888B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 08, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Georgian-style Mahogany High Chest, 19th century, upper case with crown molding and dentils surmounting two over three drawers, flanked by fluted brass highlighted pilasters, on a molded lower case with three graduated drawers, all resting on bracket feet, ht. 73, wd. 43 1/2, dp. 21 3/4 in.
Estimate $800-1,200

Scattered minor cracking to veneer, side panels of both side each with vertical cracks and patches to veneer. One pull lacking nut. Center bracket in-between uppermost drawers swollen (slight gap between case). Back right foot of base lacking one side of bracket, other loose but present. Scattered minor worming.


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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