5 April 2001,
Price realised GBP 7,638
GBP 4,000 - GBP 6,000
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The rounded rectangular tilt-top crossbanded in calamander and inlaid with boxwood lines, on a turned shaft, with quadripartite base with reeded downswept legs, brass caps and castors, restorations to the platform, the underside of the top with plugged holes for old braces
28½ in. (78.5 cm.) high; 60 in. (152 cm.) wide; 43½ in. (110.5 cm.) deep
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