10-13-2018 10-13-2018
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
3150B Boston
October 13, 2018 10:00 AMCalender

Georgian-style Mahogany and Mahogany-veneered Secretary Bookcase

Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3150B Location: Boston Date / Time: October 13, 2018 10:00AM


Georgian-style Mahogany and Mahogany-veneered Secretary Bookcase, England, 19th century, possibly by Gillows of Lancaster, upper section with oval paneled doors, lower with drop-front writing desk, interior with seven drawers and six pigeonholes, above three drawers, bracket feet, ht. 90, wd. 53 1/2, dp. 22 in.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

Scattered chips to veneer, one pull off, but present, one bail missing, no shelves, expected age cracks.

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Bookcase, United Kingdom, Lancaster