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18th Century English George III Chest on Chest in Oak with Pull Out Secretary
A very handsome early Georgian highboy or chest on chest with dentil moulded cornice above Greek-key moulding, with three drawers over six graduated drawers with original brass escutcheon plates and swan-neck bail handles. The bottom drawer of top opens to a stand up pull-out fall front secretary with drawers and various compartments for letters and valuables with banded marquetry inlays. Chest is supported on carved ogee-bracket feet. England, circa 1780. Measure: 44 1/2" wide x 21" deep x 75" high Stand up writing surface is 40 " from the floor.
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- Of the Period
- Place of origin
- Date of manufacturecirca 1780
- Materials and techniques
- ConditionGood. Chest in an an antique Manor House condition, drawers and mechanical function work well, some repairs, not over restored. Original wax finish with a beautiful patina.
- WearWear consistent with age and use.
H 75 in. x W 44 in. x D 21 in.
H 190.5 cm x W 111.76 cm x D 53.34 cm
- Seller locationMiami, FL
- Reference numberLU98819760541
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