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Mahogany and Mahogany Veneer Worktable

Auction:
3080B
Lot:
180
Sold for:
$861$700

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3080B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
March 03, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Mahogany and Mahogany Veneer Worktable, probably Massachusetts, c. 1810-15, square top with rectangular drop leaves above three drawers, the uppermost compartmented, the bottommost fitted for a bag, refinished, ht. 28 1/2, wd. 17 1/2, dp. 18 in.

Provenance: An old note, written in pen on card, attached to the underside of a drawer, reads: "This table comes from an estate in Meriden N.H. The contents of the house were given to our hospital in Concord. Ma bought the table from hospital as they did not want it. About 19+."
Estimate $700-900


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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Design, Drawer, Furniture, Industrial design, Mahogany, Meriden, Connecticut, Sewing table, Table, Visual arts

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