Lot 1243: Regency mahogany writing desk, circa 1820, The rectangular top opening to a fitted interior comprising a baize-lined ratcheted writing
October 11, 2012
Philadelphia, PA, USALive Auction
Regency mahogany writing desk
The rectangular top opening to a fitted interior comprising a baize-lined ratcheted writing surface, flanked by pen tray, wells etc., above spiral-twist supports flanking two graduating drawers with lion-mask handles, above conforming undertier, raised on brass caps and castors.
H: 28, W: 21, D: 17 in.
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