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A Fine Dutch Marquetry Inlaid Bombe Desk, 18th Century

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Top lid, sides and front inlaid with flowers, urns of flowers and trailing vines. Three drawers with slant lid which opens to reveal a wonderful interior including nine drawers and two pigeon holes. Many secret compartments inside. Lid and interior also inlaid with flowers. Canted corners having scrolled sides and ending with paw feet. Height 44 in. Width 52 in. Depth 25 in. Provenance: Private collection New York City

Details

  • Condition
    Excellent. Fine antique condition, minor wear throughout which is consistant with age, wonderful patina throughout. .
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions

    H 44 in. x W 52 in. x D 25 in.

    H 111.76 cm x W 132.08 cm x D 63.5 cm

  • Seller location
    Sheffield, MA
  • Seller reference number
    Desk35
  • Reference number
    U1011158339519

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