20 November 2009,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 3,250
Estimate GBP 2,000 - GBP 4,000
A CHINESE EXPORT PADOUK PEMBROKE TABLE
The twin-flap top with gadrooned border above a frieze drawer on foliate carved square-tapering legs joined by an English 19th Century fruitwood cross stretcher, the underside with a printed paper label 'E.R.II, Buckingham Palace, L.C.D.' inscribed in ink 'Prince Michael'
28¾ in. (73 cm.) high; 28¼ in. (72 cm.) long; 27½ in. (70 cm.) wide open
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The storage label was applied by the Lord Chamberlain's Department, when the table was stored at Buckingham Palace.
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