12 - 13 December 2007
This lot is offered without a reserve
A PAIR OF ENGLISH MAHOGANY, SATINWOOD AND EBONY BANDED SIDE COMMODES
SECOND HALF 19TH CENTURY
Each of rectangular form with moulded top above two doors concealing an interior fitted with one shelf, the plain panelled sides above shaped later bracket feet, altered
27½ in. (70 cm.) high; 24½ in. (62.5 cm.) wide; 16¼ in. (41.5 cm.) deep (2)
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