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Tiger Maple Slant-lid Desk

Auction:
3167B
Lot:
322
Sold for:
$2,337$1,900

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3167B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 03, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Tiger Maple Slant-lid Desk, Massachusetts, late 18th century, thumb-molded lid opens to an interior of compartments and baluster-fronted document drawers, above a case of four graduated drawers and bracket base with central pendant, ht. 40 1/4, case wd. 36, case dp. 18 in.

Provenance: Donna Fields Small collection.
Estimate $1,500-2,500

patch to back right foot, other repairs to base, one interior drawer replaced.


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, Desk, Drawer, Furniture, Letter case, Linguistics, Writing

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