11-19-2016 11-19-2016
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2961B Boston
November 19, 2016 10:00 AMCalender
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Cherry Desk on Frame

$3,567$2,900
Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2961B Location: Boston Date / Time: November 19, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Cherry Desk on Frame, possibly Berlin or Middletown, Connecticut, c. 1780-1800, the lid opens to an interior of drawers and compartments with flanking projecting drawers on case of four thumb-molded graduated drawers, set into a frame with arcaded apron joining bandy legs ending in square feet, old replaced brasses, old refinish, (imperfections), ht. 45 1/4, wd. 38 3/4, dp. 20 in.
Estimate $4,000-6,000

crack to lid at hinge.


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Middletown