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    Sale 7700

    Important English Furniture and Clocks

    22 January 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 161

    A GEORGE II LARGE MAHOGANY CHEST

    MID-18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A GEORGE II LARGE MAHOGANY CHEST
    MID-18th CENTURY
    The rectangular moulded top above two short and three long graduated drawers, on shaped bracket feet, the first long drawer with paper label inscribed in ink 'THIS CHEST OF DRAWERS BELONGS TO MISS ALICE TAYLOR, WOODCROFT HAVERTHWAIT, ULVERSTON, LANCS.', the bottom long drawer with identical label also inscribed 'NOW TO J. KGREG', the handles apparently original with marks from movement of backplates
    33½ in. (85 cm.) high; 47¾ in. (96 cm.) wide; 25 in. (63 cm.) deep


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    Provenance

    Miss Alice Taylor, Ulverston, Lancashire
    J. Kgreg