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Constructed from lustrous mahogany and crossbanded satinwood, dressed with fine ormolu and brass neoclassical mounts throughout, the serpentine lower half supported on elegant hoof feet, the corners continued with espagnolettes and terminating ram's heads and husks, enclosing four graduated drawers with oval escutcheons and overlaid foliate swag handles; above, a sliding writing slope hidden within the carved apron carefully fitted with silvered inkwells and various writing accoutrements; the rectangular superstructure with double-doors, each inlaid with exotic woods depicting neoclassical motifs including floral swags, urns, and anthemia; enclosing a carefully fitted interior including a series of pigeon holes, folio compartments, and four drawers with crossbanded veneers; the doors secured with an exceptional double-bolt lock.
Circa 1865

Dimensions

H: 61 in / 154 cm  |  W: 31.5 in / 80 cm  |  D: 15 in / 37 cm

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Condition report

Excellent condition

Stock number

8407
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The BADA Standard

  • Since 1918, BADA has been the leading association for the antiques and fine art trade
  • Members are elected for their knowledge, integrity and quality of stock
  • Our clients are protected by BADA’s code of conduct
  • Our dealers’ membership is reviewed and renewed annually
  • Bada.org is a non-profit site: clients deal directly with members and they pay no hidden fees
Click here for more information on the BADA Standard