Lot 8: NORTH ITALIAN WALNUT MARQUETRY COMMODE 18TH CENTURY 143cm wide, 96cm high, 62cm deepPlatinum House
October 4, 2012
Edinburgh, United KingdomLive Auction
NORTH ITALIAN WALNUT MARQUETRY COMMODE
the moulded rectangular top above three long drawers inlaid with scrolling foliate motifs, raised on shaped bracket feet
143cm wide, 96cm high, 62cm deep
- top has splits and separations, some additional cracks on side panels
- good colour
- feet replaced
- brasses appear to be original
- old marks and scratches throughout consistent with age and use
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