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    Sale 7592

    Four British Collections Including Important Furniture

    5 June 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 89

    A REGENCY ORMOLU AND BRASS-MOUNTED ROSEWOOD BREAKFRONT LOW OPEN BOOKCASE

    EARLY 19TH CENTURY, POSSIBLY ALTERED

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    A REGENCY ORMOLU AND BRASS-MOUNTED ROSEWOOD BREAKFRONT LOW OPEN BOOKCASE
    EARLY 19TH CENTURY, POSSIBLY ALTERED
    The rectangular breakfront bardiglio marble top above a plain frieze and two central shelves flanked by open compartments backed by mirrors, with baluster x-frame ends, on a stepped plinth, the shelves reduced in width, replacements to the x-frame balusters
    35½ in. (90 cm.) high; 106 in. (269.5 cm.) wide; 18½ in. (47 cm.) deep


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