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Carved Maple and Tiger Maple Slant-lid Desk

Auction:
3038B
Lot:
360
Sold for:
$3,998$3,250

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3038B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 04, 2017 10:00AM

Description:

Carved Maple and Tiger Maple Slant-lid Desk, probably southeastern New Hampshire, late 18th century, lid opens to a stepped interior, on case of four drawers and shaped bracket base centering a carved shell, brasses appear original, old refinish, ht. 42, wd. 36, dp. 17 3/4 in.

Provenance: Peter H. Eaton Antiques, Inc., Newbury, Massachusetts, to the current owner.
Estimate $4,000-6,000


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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Eaton Antiques, Inc., Containers, Drawer, Flame maple, Monumental brass, Newbury

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