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    Sale 1983

    19th Century Furniture, Sculpture, Works of Art And Ceramics

    9 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 49

    AN ENGLISH ORMOLU-MOUNTED IVORY-INLAID ROSEWOOD AND EBONISED CONSOLE-DESSERTE**

    BY LAMB, MANCHESTER, THIRD QUARTER 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

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    AN ENGLISH ORMOLU-MOUNTED IVORY-INLAID ROSEWOOD AND EBONISED CONSOLE-DESSERTE**
    BY LAMB, MANCHESTER, THIRD QUARTER 19TH CENTURY
    The shaped galleried top above a conforming frieze centred by a scrolled foliate mount and Roman centurion busts, over a pair of panelled cupboard doors each centred with a medallian depicting Classical figures, the interior with two shelves, the bowed sides each set with two shelves and a mirrored back, the angles with turned columns, on a conforming base and toupie feet, one door edge stamped LAMB MANCHESTER 12 10 7
    16½ in. (118 cm.) high; 81 7/8 in. (208 cm.) wide; 18½ in. (47 cm.) deep


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE COLLECTION, NEW YORK