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    Sale 5343

    Christie's Interiors

    8 January 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 340

    AN EARLY VICTORIAN TEAK CUPBOARD

    MID 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    AN EARLY VICTORIAN TEAK CUPBOARD
    MID 19TH CENTURY
    With a pair of twin-panelled doors enclosing two later sliding trays, on a plinth base, originally in two sections, with two printed paper labels on the reverse with a shield of three Moors' heads and a viscount's coronet printed 'Canning', and one inscribed in ink 'NO.79'
    56½ in. (143.5 cm.) high; 50 in. (127 cm.) wide; 21 in. (53.5 cm.) deep


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    Provenance

    Probably commissioned by Charles, Earl Canning, K.G. (1812-1862), Viceroy of India and by descent to Harewood through his sister the Hon. Harriet Canning, Marchioness of Clanricarde.

    Harewood House, Yorkshire, sold Christie's London 20th January 2005 lot 345


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF AN ESTATE


    Post Lot Text

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