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    Sale 1980

    Christie's Interiors

    2 - 3 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 755

    A VICTORIAN ROSEWOOD, BIRD'S EYE MAPLE, AND MARQUETRY LAP DESK**,

    SECOND HALF 19TH CENTURY,

    Price Realised  

    This lot is offered without a reserve

    A VICTORIAN ROSEWOOD, BIRD'S EYE MAPLE, AND MARQUETRY LAP DESK**,
    SECOND HALF 19TH CENTURY,
    Together with a on octagonal marquetry and part-ebonized tea caddy
    The lap desk 4½in. (11.5cm.) high, 12in. (30.5cm.) wide, 9in. (23cm.) deep; the other 9¼in. (23.5cm.) high (2)


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    Special Notice

    This lot is offered without reserve.
    Prospective purchasers are advised that several countries prohibit the importation of property containing materials from endangered species, including but not limited to coral, ivory and tortoiseshell. Accordingly, prospective purchasers should familiarize themselves with relevant customs regulations prior to bidding if they intend to import this lot into another country.