Lot 314: Y GEORGE III MAHOGANY CHEVRET OR WRITING TABLE LATE 18TH CENTURY 46cm wide, 103cm high, 35cm deep
January 25, 2017
Edinburgh, United KingdomLive Auction
GEORGE III MAHOGANY CHEVRET OR WRITING TABLE
LATE 18TH CENTURY
the removable upper section with a strap handle and gallery top over two short and a single drawer, with ivory knobs; the base with two long drawers raised on square tapering legs with brass caps and castors
46cm wide, 103cm high, 35cm deep
- overall very good condition and appearance
- mahogany drawer linings
- ivory drawer pulls
- small repair to handle join
- minor old marks and scratches consistent with age and use
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