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    Sale 12035

    Christie's Interiors

    6 April 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 357

    A VICTORIAN EBONY KNEE-HOLE DESK

    THIRD QUARTER 19TH CENTURY

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    A VICTORIAN EBONY KNEE-HOLE DESK
    THIRD QUARTER 19TH CENTURY
    The central frieze drawer with hinged front, the interior bases inset with blue leather, a leather-inset extending slide to each side, the locks to each drawer stamped 'BY ROYAL LETTERS PATENT FOUR LEVERS SAFETY LOCK COMYN CHING & CO', panelled to the rear with brass detailing, on castors
    38 ¼ in. (97 cm.) high; 53 ½ in. (136 cm.) wide; 21 5/8 in. (55 cm.) deep


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    This Lot is transferred to an offsite warehouse ‘Cadogan Tate’ at the close of business on the day of the sale. We will give you 2 weeks free storage from the date of the sale and after that point charges apply. All other lots will be held at Christie''s South Kensington until 5pm the fifth Friday after the sale. It will then be transferred to Cadogan Tate.