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    Description

    A Miniature George II Indo-Dutch Padouk Wood Desk, circa 1740
    25-3/4 h x 22-1/4 w x 15-5/8 d inches (65.4 x 56.5 x 39.7 cm)

    ILLUSTRATED:
    "A Very Large, Very Small Collection." Antiques World Magazine, January 1981, p. 46.
    Center pigeon-hole section to interior removes to reveal hidden cavities behind left and right pigeonholes, arm brace extensions support writing surface when in use.

    A copy of the magazine in which the chest is illustrated is included with the lot.


    Estimate: $2,000 - $4,000.

    Condition Report*: Few small old patches near lockplate, finish probably later, with wear commenssurate age and use; lot includes key.
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    8th-10th Friday-Sunday
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    This lot is in: 1 - Signature® Floor Session (Live Floor, Live Phone, Mail, Fax, Internet, and Heritage Live):
    (Lots 61001-61205) - 2:00 PM Central Time, Friday, June 8, 2018.
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    Heritage Auctions - Design District Showroom
    1518 Slocum Street
    Dallas, TX 75207

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