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Item Details

Lot #199
DepartmentFurniture
Sold For$9,000.00(hammer price)
 $10,800.00(price including buyer's premium)
Last UpdatedJuly 14, 2019

Description

CHIPPENDALE BLOCK-FRONT BUREAU Boston Area, Circa 1780
In mahogany. Retains period, possibly original, hardware. Beautiful molded-edge top over four graduated full-width drawers and flat bracket feet. Height 32.75. Width 40.25". Depth 21.5"."

Condition

Several age cracks to top Construction seam to right side and top. Split reglued to one bracket foot. Top, feet and blocking original. Some period hardware. Refinished some time ago, with some light wear to top; finish looks lighter in photograph.


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