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A satinwood veneered secretaire bookcase, with padouk-wood banding throughout. Swan-neck pedimented top, with pear-drop decoration, which is above a pair of astragal glazed doors opening to adjustable shelves. The lower section with a full front secretaire having a fully fitted interior. Collection of small drawers, pigeon holes and small cupboards, above three further long graduated drawers on out-swept legs. English circa 1800.
Restoration; replaced handles