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Brass-mounted Burl Veneer Desk Box

Auction:
3258T
Lot:
1028
Sold for:
$148$120

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3258T
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
May 29, 2019 12:00PM

Description:

Brass-mounted Burl Veneer Desk Box, probably England, 19th century, with matched burl panels and brass handles, opens to a slanted two-part writing surface which hinges above two open compartments, with pen tray and pigeonholes, (minor veneer cracking, oxidation to handles), ht. 7 1/4, dp. 10 1/2, wd. 20 in.
Estimate $200-300


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United Kingdom, Building materials, Burl, Desk, Furniture, Hinge, Plants, Tray, Veneer, Visual arts, Wood veneer

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