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Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
3222B Boston
March 2, 2019 10:00 AMCalender
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Carved Walnut Serpentine-front Slant-lid Desk

$1,968$1,600
Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3222B Location: Boston Date / Time: March 02, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Carved Walnut Serpentine-front Slant-lid Desk, Massachusetts. c. 1760-80, the lid opens to an interior of valanced compartments and drawer centering a shell-carved drawer, on the cockbeaded serpentine case of graduated drawers all on ogee bracket feet centering a carved shell, replaced brasses, refinished, ht. 42, wd. 39 1/2, dp. 19 1/2 in.
Estimate $1,000-1,500


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