Lot 252

George III Brass Banded Mahogany Cellarette

Estimate: $400 - $600

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

early 19th century, sarcophagus form case with banded top, interior with later metal liner, lion's head handles, molded splayed legs, 30-1/4 x 24-1/2 x 17-1/2 in.

Provenance: Estate of Patricia P. Langhorne


structurally sound, resurfaced mahogany, brass banding with age related discoloration and some oxidation, top with wear spot to finish, hinges with modern screws, interior metal liner is recent, legs with repairs and later screws at joints, scattered small surface losses, abrasions, and general imperfections from age and use

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Estate of Patricia P. Langhorne