Lot 568

George II Style Burlwood Veneered Shell Carved Diminutive Desk

Estimate: $500 - $700

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $25
$100 $50
$1,000 $100
$2,000 $200
$3,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$20,000 $2,000
$50,000 $5,000
$100,000 $10,000

British, 19th century, desk with bookmatched veneers and fitted interior, dovetailed drawers, 36-1/2 x 28-1/2 x 17-1/2 in.; together with a Sheraton style inlaid side chair, tag for "James Schoolbread Company, Tottenham House, London", inlaid back, brown leather upholstered seat with brass tacking, 32-1/2 in.

Provenance: Private Winston-Salem Estate


generally good with typical veneer cracks, checking, and flaws, color variation, appears to be in good condition with some finish distress, desk with some surface distress at midmolding

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Private Winston-Salem Estate