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Georgian Burlwood Secretary

Auction:
3070B
Lot:
597
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3070B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
January 12, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Georgian Burlwood Secretary, England, 18th century, molded double-arched cornice over upper case with two beveled mirror inset doors, interior with shelves and short drawers, projecting lower case with fold-down slant lid, interior with compartments above a tooled-leather writing surface surmounting three drawers supported on bracket feet, ht. 87, wd. 41 1/2, dp. 24 1/8 in.
Estimate $600-800

Overall with chips and repairs to veneer, age-typical wear including nicks, scuffs, wear to feet, cornice. Split on upper case left side. See photos.


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