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    Sale 5204

    Furniture & Decorative Objects

    18 December 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 276

    A MID-VICTORIAN OAK AND EBONISED BREAKFRONT BOOKCASE

    MID 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A MID-VICTORIAN OAK AND EBONISED BREAKFRONT BOOKCASE
    MID 19TH CENTURY
    With castellated cornice, the central section with three glazed doors, enclosing four adjustable shelves, above three drawers and three panelled doors, flanked on each side by a pair of glazed doors, enclosing three adjustable shelves, the locks stamped 'SECURE PATENT CLARKE TIMMINS BIRMM'
    100 in. (254 cm.) high; 164 in. (417 cm.) wide; 22½in. (57cm.) deep


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    Provenance

    Anonymous sale; Christie's, London, 9 July 1998, lot 139.


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN


    Post Lot Text

    VARIOUS PROPERTIES