1 - 2 October 2013
This lot is offered without a reserve
A FRENCH PROVINCIAL ORMOLU-MOUNTED MAHOGANY BUREAU PLAT,
POSSIBLY FIRST QUARTER 19TH CENTURY
32in. (81.3cm.) high, 57in. (144.8cm.) wide, 27½in. (69.9cm.) deep
With Objects Plus, Inc., New York.
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