12 - 13 December 2007
A PAIR OF NORTH EUROPEAN MAHOGANY TUB BERGERES
FIRST HALF 19TH CENTURY, PROBABLY BELGIAN
Each upholstered with close-nailed beige leather, on square tapering legs terminating in brass caps and turned ball feet
31 in. (79 cm.) high; 23 in. (58.5 cm.) wide; 23¾ in. (63.5 cm.) deep (2)
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No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 15% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.
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