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    Sale 5352

    Christie's Interiors

    22 April 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 364

    A WALNUT AND FEATHER-BANDED BUREAU

    EARLY 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A WALNUT AND FEATHER-BANDED BUREAU
    Early 18th Century
    The fall enclosing a fitted interior over a well and with two deep drawers and two long shallower drawers, with ivorine label to the reverse M.A.C.
    36½.in. (96cm.) high; 37in. (94cm.) wide; 21½.in. (55cm.) deep


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    Provenance

    Lady Maria Alice Coventry (1931-2007) who was the third daughter of the 10th Earl of Coventry and the Countess of Coventry. She was Master of The Combe Foxhound Pack in Worcestershire from 1976-1993.