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    Sale 7713

    Furniture & Clocks

    23 April 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 70

    AN ITALIAN GILT-METAL-MOUNTED, IVORY AND PASTE-INLAID, EBONY TABLE-CABINET

    17TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    AN ITALIAN GILT-METAL-MOUNTED, IVORY AND PASTE-INLAID, EBONY TABLE-CABINET
    17TH CENTURY
    The rectangular stepped top enclosing a pink velvet-lined compartment fitted with a mirror and enclosing a well, above a pair of doors enclosing an architectural interior fitted with drawers arranged around a central arcaded compartment concealing a further three drawers, above a moulded base fitted with two drawers, the panelled sides centred by lion masks, later mounted and lacking locks
    23 in. (59 cm.) high; 27 in. (68.5 cm.) wide; 16¼ in. (41 cm.) deep


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN