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    Sale 7713

    Furniture & Clocks

    23 April 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 84

    A CHARLES II WALNUT, BURR-OAK AND MARQUETRY CHEST

    CIRCA 1680

    Price Realised  

    A CHARLES II WALNUT, BURR-OAK AND MARQUETRY CHEST
    CIRCA 1680
    The rectangular top inlaid with an oval panel inlaid with scrolling foliage and centred by an oval floret, the spandrels with similar heart-shaped panels, above two short and three long side-hung drawers inlaid with scrolling foliage and pendant pear-shaped drop handles on bun feet, handles replaced, the feet probably an 18th or 19th century replacement, tops of drawer sides with scratched Roman numerals
    35 in. (89 cm.) high; 37½ in. (95 cm.) wide; 23½ in. (60 cm.) deep


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF AN ESTATE
    (LOTS 84-86)