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    Sale 5438

    The Sunday Sale

    30 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 76

    A VICTORIAN FIGURED WALNUT, WALNUT AND INLAID DAVENPORT

    CIRCA 1880

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A VICTORIAN FIGURED WALNUT, WALNUT AND INLAID DAVENPORT
    CIRCA 1880
    With a three-quarter galleried super structure with fitted interior above an inset tooled leather writing slope enclosing a bird's-eye maple veneered interior with two drawers, with four drawers to one side and dummy drawers to the other, on turned front supports and brown porcelain castors
    32½ in. (82.5 cm.) high; 21 in. (53.3 cm.) wide; 21 in. (53.3 cm.) deep


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