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Americana and Paintings

November 19 - November 21, 2015

Lot #1171
DepartmentFurniture
Sold For$750.00(hammer price)
 $900.00(price including buyer's premium)
Last UpdatedDecember 17, 2015

Description

ANTIQUE ENGLISH HEPPLEWHITE STAND Late 18th Century
In mahogany with line inlay throughout. Hinged top with central inlaid leaf design surrounded by kingwood and boxwood banding. Interior satinwood writing surface with green tooled leather covering. Square tapered legs joined by cross stretcher end in brass ferrule-capped feet. Height 30. Width 20". Depth 15"."

Condition

Several minor age splits. Writing surface once had a leather pull strap, which has disintegrated. Strap was replaced with a brass knob. Underside of top modified to accommodate for knob.

The description of the item above may not be the final version used in the catalog. The descriptions are as yet unedited and may contain mistakes. The description, estimates and photos could all be wrong. In rare cases they may not end up in this sale. Once the items have received their lot number the descriptions will have been changed if needed.

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