18 - 19 December 2008,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 2,750
Estimate USD 3,000 - USD 5,000
A PAIR OF OAK SIDE CABINETS,
19TH CENTURY, THE TOPS PROBABLY ALTERED
38in. (96.5cm.) high, 59¾in. (152cm.) wide, 22in. (56cm.) deep (2)
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Acquired from Michael Hanlon Antiques, Cheltenham, 2005.
Please note these cabinets are probably late 19th century and adapted from a larger secretaire cabinet.
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