28 - 29 October 2009,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 8,750
Estimate GBP 4,000 - GBP 6,000
A REGENCY EBONY-INLAID MAHOGANY WRITING-TABLE
CIRCA 1810, POSSIBLY SCOTTISH
The leather-lined top above a frieze drawer fitted with a leather-lined hinged flap and pen compartment, with two drawers on each side around a kneehole, each end with a drawer fitted with a leather-lined hinged flap and pen compartment, on ring-turned reeded tapering legs with brass caps and castors, the castors stamped 'COPE'S PATENT', the drawers ash-lined, the handles original
30½ in. (77.5 cm.) high; 62 in. (157.5 cm.) wide; 35½ in. (90 cm.) deep
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