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Carved Mahogany Side Chair

Auction:
3259T
Lot:
1485
Sold for:
$246$200

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3259T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
June 04, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Carved Mahogany Side Chair, reportedly Newport, Rhode Island, c. 1780, the serpentine crest with scrolled terminals centering crosshatched carving, on a pierced splat and trapezoidal slip seat, ht. 37 3/4, seat ht. 17 in.
Estimate $400-600

evidence that the seat was once overupholstered (tack holes to outside of seat rail). repair to stretchers, repair at corner of seat frame, some sunfading to back of crest and splat.


Items may have wear and tear, imperfections, or the effects of aging. 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 shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Mahogany, Newport, Rhode Island, Providence metropolitan area, Regions of the United States, Rhode Island, Splat

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