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    Sale 12038

    Interiors

    20 July 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 361

    A REGENCY ROSEWOOD AND TULIPWOOD CROSS-BANDED LADY'S WRITING TABLE

    EARLY 19TH CENTURY

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    A REGENCY ROSEWOOD AND TULIPWOOD CROSS-BANDED LADY'S WRITING TABLE
    EARLY 19TH CENTURY
    The top flanked to each side by a slide, above a frieze drawer fitted with ratcheted writing surface and sliding compartment, above a sliding needlework basket, the back fitted with a fire screen
    28 ¾ in. (73 cm.) high; 24 in. (61 cm.) wide; 18 ½ in. (47 cm.) deep


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