Lot 1098: A REGENCY GILT-BRASS MOUNTED, CROSSBANDED AND QUARTER VENEERED ROSEWOOD THREE-TIER ÉTAGÈRE, 19TH CENTURY |
October 26, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: together with a larger Regency style ebonised and mahogany two-tier étagère
In overall good condition. The tiers have some signs of warping and are slightly bowed. There are baton supports to the underside of all three tiers which have secured the étagère. With some old marks and scratches commensurate with age and use.
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Dimensions: the three tier étagère 70cm. high 36cm. wide, 31.5cm. deep; 2ft. 3½in., 1ft. 2in., 1ft. ½in.; Two tier 59cm. high 82.5cm. wide, 46.5cm. deep; 1ft. 11¼in.,2ft. 8¼in., 1ft. 6½in.
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