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Antique Ebonized Silver Empire Secretary an Abattant from France, 19th Century

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An original antique Empire secretary from the early 19th century from France. The secretary is ebonized and has wonderful silver plated fittings. The secretary has two main compartments and an original marble top. The first compartment covers the writing desk and the lower one has three drawers behind two cabinet doors. On both sides, it is flanked by silver plated bronze sphinx heads and silver plated bronze drawer-fittings. The secretary is carried frontally by two claw-shaped feet. The fittings and appliques are typical for the French Empire period and have a very nice Patina. The secretary an Abattant is in beautifully restored condition with an original marble top. Provenance: Property of a former French Diplomat Measurements: 141 cm (H) x 95 cm (W) x 39 cm (D) 55.5118 in (H) x 37.4016 in (W) x 15.3543 in (D). Marble: 2 cm (H) x 97.5 cm (W) x 42.5 cm (D) 0.787402 in (H) x 38.38583 in (W) x 16.73228 in (D) The secretary would make an eye-catching addition to your living room, family room, screening room or even the office. It also perfectly fits in a hospitality or corporate location like a boutique hotel lobby, cocktail bar, members club or in a luxury boutique.

Details

  • Of the Period
  • Place of Origin
  • Date of Manufacture
    1810
  • Condition Details
    Restored condition
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions
    H 55.52 in. x W 37.41 in. x D 15.36 in.H 141 cm x W 95 cm x D 39 cm
  • Seller Location
    Vienna, AT
  • Reference Number
    LU1665217297902
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