• The Country House Sale - Newto auction at Christies

    Sale 5984

    The Country House Sale - Newton Hall

    20 January 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 10

    A DUTCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED BURR WALNUT BOMBÉ DISPLAY CABINET

    MID-19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A DUTCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED BURR WALNUT BOMBÉ DISPLAY CABINET
    MID-19TH CENTURY
    The arched moulded cornice centred by a foliate plinth above glazed doors enclosing two serpentine shelves, the base with two short and two long drawers with foliate handles and escutcheons, on shell-carved feet
    91 in. (232 cm.) high; 62 in. (158 cm.) wide; 17½ in. (44 cm.) deep


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    Literature

    Inventory and Valuation of the contents of Newton Hall, Felton, Morpeth, Northumberland, The Property of Brigadier General B. F. Widdrington, C.M.G., D.S.O., 1925, p. 24.