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Lot 21 (The Principal Contents of Alderley House, 23rd July 2019)

A French kingwood bureau plat

A French kingwood bureau plat,
late 19th century, the top with a green tooled leather inset within brass edges, over three frieze drawers to each side and angled square scrolled legs with ornate ormolu caryatid mounts, the shaped sides each with a crossbanded panel and ormolu mask mount,
178cm wide
90cm deep
74cm high

Sold for £2,400


Condition report

Leather unlikely to be original, scratches and marks to leather.
Some splits, scratches, losses and scuffs to veneer.
Areas of repair.
Sabots and other areas of ormolu loose.
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The auction details are as follows:

Auction: The Principal Contents of Alderley House, 23rd July 2019

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20 July 2019, 10am - 1pm
21 July 2019, 10am - 1pm
22 July 2019, 9am - 5pm
23 July 2019, from 9am

Removal of Lots

All lots should be removed by 5pm on Friday 2 August 2019.  Furniture and carpet lots remaining after this date will be removed to:  Perry Removals, Chapel End, Broxted, Essex CM6 2BW.  Removal will be at a cost of £20 per lot and storage will be charged at £2 per lot, per day.

 

 

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