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    Sale 5199

    Oak Furniture & Works of Art

    6 November 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 406

    AN ENGLISH OAK AND MARQUETRY TESTER BEDSTEAD

    17TH CENTURY AND LATER

    Price Realised  

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    AN ENGLISH OAK AND MARQUETRY TESTER BEDSTEAD
    17TH CENTURY AND LATER
    With an arcaded foot board and bulbous columns supporting an eleven panel tester with central recessed and dentil moulded panel, the cornice bearing a date 1671 'A.R.', the twinned arcaded panels flanked by foliate carved detail and chequer banding, below a frieze carved with serpent like motifs
    77in. (195cm.) high; 58in. (148cm.) wide; 81in. (205cm.) long


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