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    Sale 7713

    Furniture & Clocks

    23 April 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 119

    A REGENCY MAHOGANY CHAMBER WRITING-TABLE

    IN THE MANNER OF GILLOWS, EARLY 19TH CENTURY

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    A REGENCY MAHOGANY CHAMBER WRITING-TABLE
    IN THE MANNER OF GILLOWS, EARLY 19TH CENTURY
    The rectangular moulded and black leather-lined top with a hinged flap to the back edge concealing a pen tray and compartments with two glass ink wells lacking, above a beaded panelled frieze with a cedar-lined drawer, on turned tapering and reeded legs with brass caps and castors, the lock stamped GR beneath a crown, PATENT, the handles apparently original
    29 in. (74 cm.) high; 30 in. (76 cm.) wide; 22 in. (56 cm.) deep


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