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Mahogany and Mahogany Veneer Worktable

Auction:
2922M
Lot:
689
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2922M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
August 15, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Mahogany and Mahogany Veneer Worktable, possibly the work of Thomas or Thomas and John Seymour, Boston, Massachusetts, c. 1810, rectangular top with cut ovolo corners above a conforming beaded case of two drawers bordered in checkered stringing and mahogany "bag" drawer below, the checkered stringing duplicated on the sides and back, all flanked by ring-turned half-columns continuing to ring-turned, reeded, tapering legs ending in casters, refinished, (imperfections), ht. 29, wd. 18 3/4, dp. 14 in.
Estimate $800-1,200

surface imperfections to top, minor losses to checkered stringing around drawers, minor patch to right of middle drawer, other losses (to beading, etc.)


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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John Seymour, Thomas Seymour, Beadwork, Drawer, Furniture, Mahogany, Table

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