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Rare and Important 16th Century Spanish Vargueno


Spanish vargueno, 16th century, rare and important architectural design featured in the book "Antique Spanish Furniture" page 44, plate 27 open: 41.5"deep


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  • Date of manufacture
    16th century
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions

    H 59.5 in. x W 44 in. x D 17 in.

    H 151.13 cm x W 111.76 cm x D 43.18 cm

  • Seller location
    Dallas, TX
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