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    Sale 2129

    Maritime Decorative Arts

    15 January 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 45

    A two part Anglo-Chinese camphorwood and mahogany secretaire campaign chest

    19TH CENTURY

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    A two part Anglo-Chinese camphorwood and mahogany secretaire campaign chest
    19th Century
    in two sections both with side handles, the upper section with a top central secretaire drawer with fall front enclosing an inset green leather writing surface, letter comparments, central locking compartment, and two short drawers over a larger drawer. The lower section with two long graduated drawers, all with recessed handles, mahogany facing trim around the drawers, and lion's paw feet.
    45¼ x 20 x 50 in. (122.8 x 50.8 x 127 cm.) (2)


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