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    Sale 7592

    Four British Collections Including Important Furniture

    5 June 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 13

    A BLUE JOHN-VENEERED TABLE TOP

    LATE 19TH EARLY 20TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A BLUE JOHN-VENEERED TABLE TOP
    LATE 19TH EARLY 20TH CENTURY
    The rectangular top veneered in a geometric pattern centred by a canted rectangle and each corner with an octagon, on an associated gold-painted iron base with cluster column legs
    69¼ x 34½ in. (176 x 87.5 cm.); 1¾ in. (4.5 cm.) thickness of top; 29 in. (74 cm.) high, overall


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    Saleroom Notice

    Following the publication of the catalogue, the table-top's veneer has been tested and identified as Amethyst or Amethystine Quartz, and not as stated in the catalogue.


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF THE LATE LORD AND LADY ILIFFE OF BASILDON PARK
    (LOTS 1-23)