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Lot 1665 (The Works of Art, Medals, Militaria & Furniture Auction, 21st January 2021)

A 19TH CENTURY WALNUT KIDNEY SHAPED WRITING DESK

Sold for £220


Condition report
Several filled holes to the top suggest a previous superstructure. Some stains to the top. Base of top may have been replaced.

 

EDWARDIAN WALNUT KIDNEY SHAPED WRITING DESK,
the top with pierced brass half gallery, inset tooled leather writing surface, with carved and caned frieze and central drawer, on four fluted tapered circular legs joined by an X stretcher, 107cm wide

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