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Georgian Mahogany Secretary Bookcase

Auction:
3234B
Lot:
482
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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3234B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 13, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Georgian Mahogany Secretary Bookcase, England, late 18th/early 19th century, stepped cornice, two glazed doors, two movable shelves, fall-front lid opens to interior with central door, eight small drawers, four pigeonholes, above two short and two long drawers, set on base with bracket feet, shelf dp. 10 1/2, ht. 82 1/4, wd. 45 1/2, dp. 23 1/2 in.
Estimate $700-900

Age expected wear, replaced brasses, hinges to fall front replaced, some glass need to be reset, two small tight cracks to glass. Crack at bottom of upper section backboard. Chip and crack right back corner of lower case.


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United Kingdom, Bookcase, Culture, Drawer, Economy, Furniture, Industrial design, Shelf

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