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    Sale 5410

    The Sunday Sale

    20 April 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 146

    A LATE REGENCY MAHOGANY AND LINE INLAID SECRETAIRE BOOKCASE

    EARLY 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

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    A LATE REGENCY MAHOGANY AND LINE INLAID SECRETAIRE BOOKCASE
    Early 19th century
    The arched cornice centred by a later carved eagle above astragal glazed doors enclosing eight red baize lined shelves, the lower section with a fallfront secretaire drawer, the interior fitted with an arrangement of eight satinwood drawers with turned bone handles, six pigeon holes and a later lined inset writing surface, below two further drawers each with turned mother-of-pearl inlaid handles, on splayed bracket feet
    106 in. (269 cm.) high; 50 in. (127 cm.) wide; 23¾ in. (60 cm.) deep


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