• The Country House Sale - Newto auction at Christies

    Sale 5984

    The Country House Sale - Newton Hall

    20 January 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 91

    A GEORGE II MAHOGANY CHEST ON STAND

    SECOND QUARTER 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A GEORGE II MAHOGANY CHEST ON STAND
    SECOND QUARTER 18TH CENTURY
    With a rectangular hinged, cleated lid, a shaped brass lock plate and brass handles to each end, the stand with a shaped apron and scrolled cabriole legs with pointed pad feet
    40½ in. (103 cm.) high; 56 in. (142 cm.) wide; 25¼ in. (64 cm.) deep


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    Saleroom Notice

    This lot is mahogany and not walnut as stated in the catalogue.


    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. 2.