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Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2940B Boston
October 6, 2016 04:00 PMCalender
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Continental Inlaid Serpentine Fruitwood Commode

$492$400
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2940B Location: Boston Date / Time: October 07, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Continental Inlaid Serpentine Fruitwood Commode, early 19th century, top with chamfered corners over two long drawers, shaped apron, on curvate legs with gilt-bronze-mounted sabot feet, ht. 34 1/2, wd. 50 1/2, dp. 22 3/4 in.
Estimate $800-1,200

Overall signs of age-typical wear and use including some scuffs and nicks. Drawer bottoms are splitting. Back is later than rest of piece.


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