5 November 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 688
Estimate GBP 800 - GBP 1,200
A REGENCY MAHOGANY WHATNOT
Early 19th century
The ratcheted top with a bookrest above three tiers with baluster-turned supports, below a drawer on baluster-turned legs with brass castors, the underside of the top with a label inscribed 'Belmont ....... Leicester Jan 1890'
55½ in. (141 cm.) high; 18 in. (46 cm.) wide; 14 in. (36 cm.) deep
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