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Carved Walnut Serpentine-front Slant-lid Desk

Auction:
3222B
Lot:
29
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

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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


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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Artificial objects, Consumer goods, Containers, Desks, Drawer, Furniture, Manufactured goods

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