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    Sale 7627

    Dealing in Excellence: A Celebration of Hotspur and Jeremy

    20 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 16

    A WILLIAM IV ROSEWOOD AND SPECIMEN-MARBLE CIRCULAR OPEN BOOKCASE

    SECOND QUARTER 19TH CENTURY, THE TOP ITALIAN, LATE 18TH EARLY 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A WILLIAM IV ROSEWOOD AND SPECIMEN-MARBLE CIRCULAR OPEN BOOKCASE
    SECOND QUARTER 19TH CENTURY, THE TOP ITALIAN, LATE 18TH EARLY 19TH CENTURY
    The circular marble top inlaid with specimens of marble, alabaster, porphyry, agate, malachite and decorative stones around a lapis lazuli roundel and within a Greek-key border, above five supports with pilasters and two open shelves, on a plinth base with brass castors, the marble top with mahogany supporting panel; with eighty-two leather-bound volumes
    32 in. (81 cm.) high; 36 in. (91.5 cm.) diameter


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