Lot 1151019: 19TH CENTURY ENGLISH MUSIC STAND.
October 27, 2012
Chicago, IL, USALive Auction
Description: 19TH CENTURY ENGLISH MUSIC STAND. Bearing marquetry inlay Height; 56"
Condition Report: Bottom 4 inches of feet have a noticeable dark color pigment stain, grime build up, and dark pigment scratches. Moderate cracking to veneer all through base, especially in curved areas and some cracking around the edges of the inlaid veneer. Brass insert has moderate tarnish spots, and metal on actual stand head has almost all gilt missing. Carved wood edging on stand head has four approximately 2-2.5 inch cracks that appear to have some glue repair, two crack have some chip off parts of wood, and one has a larger gap between pieces. Entire piece has minor surface scratches.