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    Sale 7592

    Four British Collections Including Important Furniture

    5 June 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 106

    AN EMPIRE ORMOLU-MOUNTED 'ACAJOU MOUCHETÉ' AND MAHOGANY COMMODE

    FIRST QUARTER 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    AN EMPIRE ORMOLU-MOUNTED 'ACAJOU MOUCHETÉ' AND MAHOGANY COMMODE
    FIRST QUARTER 19TH CENTURY
    The rectangular grey marble top with reeded edge above three graduated drawers, the upper drawer with three divisions, flanked by female herm busts on tapering rectangular pilasters, on ebonised claw feet, lacking lock from top drawer, back board with illegible chalk inscription, handles apparently original
    34½ in. (87.5 cm.) high; 49¾ in. (126 cm.) wide; 23¾ in. (60 cm.) deep


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