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Lot 21: GEORGE II WALNUT KNEEHOLE DESK 18TH CENTURY 90cm wide, 82cm high, 55cm deep

Fine Antiques

Platinum House

by Lyon & Turnbull

October 4, 2012

Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Live Auction
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the rectangular quarter veneered top with a moulded edge over a long frieze drawer and recess with three short drawers, flanked by banks of three drawers, on bun feet
90cm wide, 82cm high, 55cm deep

Condition Report: - Of clean restored appearance
- Top appears to be original
- Handles replaced, old holes have been professionally restored
- Carcass is pine with oak drawer linings
- Bun feet are later
- Old marks and scratches
- No obvious signs of worm damage

Condition Disclaimer
Under the Conditions of Sale applicable to the sale of the lot, buyers must satisfy themselves as to each and every aspect of the quality of the lot, including (without limitation) its authorship, attribution, condition, provenance, authenticity, age, suitability and origin. Lots are sold on an 'as is' basis but the actual condition of the lot may not be as good as indicated by its outward appearance. In particular parts may have been replaced or renewed and lots may not be authentic or of satisfactory quality.

Any statement in relation to the lot is merely an expression of opinion of the seller or Lyon & Turnbull and should not be relied upon as an inducement to bid on the lot. Lots are available for inspection prior to the sale and you are strongly advised to examine any lot in which you are interested prior to the sale. Our condition report has not been prepared by a professional conservator, restorer or engineer.

Notes: - Of clean restored appearance
- Bun feet are later
- Old marks and scratches throughout, consistant with age and use

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