Lot 1099: A REGENCY MAHOGANY AND EBONY STRUNG DAVENPORT, CIRCA 1815, IN THE MANNER OF GILLOWS |
October 26, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: the sliding top with a fitted pen drawer above a writing slide and four drawers
In reasonable conserved condition, with minor marks and scratches consistent with age and use, and movement to veneers on each return. The tooled leather surface later. The gilt-bronze gallery is tarnished as consistent with age. It is ready to be placed.
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Dimensions: 82cm. high, 37cm. wide, 52cm. deep; 2ft. 8¼in., 1ft. 2½in., 1ft. 8½in.