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    Sale 5969

    A West Country Tradition - Avon Antiques, Bradford-upon-Avon, Wiltshire

    21 May 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 218

    A GEORGE III MAHOGANY BUREAU-CABINET

    CIRCA 1780

    Price Realised  

    A GEORGE III MAHOGANY BUREAU-CABINET
    CIRCA 1780
    The triangular open pediment with pierced later cartouche and spandrel arcading, above a pair of astragal-glazed geometric doors enclosing three adjustable shelves and four drawers, the bureau section with fall-front enclosing a fitted interior with central cupboard with inlaid door flanked by two drawers, four pigeon-holes and two secret drawers to either side, above three short and three long graduated drawers with brass handles, on bracket feet, the fall-front with lock stamped 'F-BARRON STRAND' and 'I2407'
    98 in. (249 cm.) high; 51¾ in. (131.5 cm.) wide; 24½ in. (62 cm.) deep


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