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    A French Marquetry Writing Desk
    Emile Galle, Late Nineteenth Century

    The drop front desk of Burled Elm wood with floral marquetry, incised signature on the right side panel Emile Galle Nancy with the Cross of Lorraine
    37.6in. high x 28.1in. wide x 18.1in. deep


    Condition Report*: Normal signs of wear as appropriate with age; restored area to the upper left corner of the front and to the top curve of the front left leg.
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    December, 2005
    10th Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
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