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    A BALTIC NEOCLASSICAL MAHOGANY AND SATINWOOD BUREAU SECRETAIRE
    Northern Europe, Circa 1820
    89 x 49-1/2 x 24-1/2 inches (226.1 x 125.7 x 62.2 cm)

    Of two sections, the lower with three drawers below a cylindrical roll-top desk with sliding writing surface and storage compartments below, fitted with temple form insert with flanking satinwood inlayed classical figures and three drawer stacks; the upper center projecting section flanked by rounded side cabinets, the center with drop down compartment with removable storage compartments, the fronts inlaid with satinwood classical figures, and upper storage compartment; the sides with fitted storage compartments; with brass escutcheons and handles, ivory pulls to inner drawer


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    Normal signs of wear as appropriate with age. Brass handles and escutcheons replaced. Restoration to veneer.

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    Auction Dates
    November, 2009
    9th Monday
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