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Chippendale Secretary

$8,500

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The top interior of this English Chippendale secretary has three adjustable shelves and five drawers. The interior has a center prospect door flanked by two secret pullouts with carved fluted pilasters. The cubbyhole friezes on either side are also secret drawers. The top has a dentil cornice and the doors have recessed panels of flame grained mahogany framed with shaped moldings on the stiles and crossmembers. The lower section of the interior has six drawers with an ovolo shape and shaped cubbyhole dividers. Some of the hardware is later. The lower section has fluted quarter columns that terminate in ogee feet. This piece open measures 34.25" deep.

Details

  • Dimensions
    Height: 89 in (226.06 cm)Width: 42.25 in (107.32 cm)Depth: 20 in (50.8 cm)
  • Style
    Chippendale (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
    1770-1779
  • Date of Manufacture
    circa 1770
  • Condition
    Additions or alterations made to the original: Some of the hardware is later. Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Seller Location
    Wilson, NC
  • Reference Number
    Seller: #4374 SR-L1stDibs: LU5041125263282

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    Ships From: Wilson, NC
  • Return Policy

    A return for this item may be initiated within 3 days of delivery.

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