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Cherry Slant-lid Desk

Auction:
3158T
Lot:
1239
Sold for:
$523$425

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3158T
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 25, 2018 12:00PM

Description:

Cherry Slant-lid Desk, New England, late 18th century, the lid opens to a compartmented five-drawer interior, above thumb-molded graduated drawers and bracket base centering a pendant, replaced brasses, refinished, (imperfections, minor restoration), ht. 41, wd. 36, dp. 18 1/2 in.
Estimate $600-800

patch near dovetail upper left side, one drawer secondary wood shows evidence of a pest, left rear bracket pieced 4 inches or so.


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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Containers, Culture, Desks, Drawer, Equipment, Furniture, Industrial design

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