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    Sale 2030

    Important American Furniture, Folk Art, Maritime Art and Prints

    25 September 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 57

    A brass bound mahogany lap desk

    AMERICAN, 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A brass bound mahogany lap desk
    American, 19th century
    hinged to open on a slant, with hinged green leather writing surface opening to various compartments, hinden compartment with drawers, bound with brass straps and corner pieces. The top with inset engraved name plate.
    19 x 11½ x 7 in. (48.3 x 29.2 x 17.8 cm.)


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