Lot 13: A GEORGE III MAHOGANY STOOL, CIRCA 1760 |
January 19, 2017
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: covered in needlework worked with a geometric repeat design and with blind-fret carving to the legs
Overall in reasonable 'country house' condition. The upholstery worn and has a few small frayed losses which would benefit from attention and a clean according to taste. The seat rails not inspected. The feet now pinned with metal pads. There are old marks, scratches and chips to the mahogany frame consistent with age and use.
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