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    A French Empire-Style Mahogany, Leather and Gilt Bronze Desk, 20th century
    31-1/8 h x 63 w x 31-1/2 d inches (79.1 x 160.0 x 80.0 cm)
    (writing extensions to sides measure 14 inches wide each)
    The desk having green leather writing surface to top framed in mahogany, three drawers to front flanked by gilt bronze wreath mounts, leather-topped writing extensions to each side, gilt bronze griffin-form mounts to four corners, H-shaped stretcher raised on bun feet.


    Condition Report*: Light buckling to veneer to margins of top, rubbing to gilding to leather top, rubbing to gilding to griffins, light kick marks and chipping to veneer near feet, with wear commensurate with age and use.  
    *Heritage Auctions strives to provide as much information as possible but encourages in-person inspection by bidders. Statements regarding the condition of objects are only for general guidance and should not be relied upon as complete statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty or assumption of liability by Heritage. Some condition issues may not be noted in the condition report but are apparent in the provided photos which are considered part of the condition report. Please note that we do not de-frame lots estimated at $1,000 or less and may not be able to provide additional details for lots valued under $500. Heritage does not guarantee the condition of frames and shall not be liable for any damage/scratches to frames, glass/acrylic coverings, original boxes, display accessories, or art that has slipped in frames. All lots are sold "AS IS" under the Terms & Conditions of Auction.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    September, 2016
    17th-18th Saturday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 0
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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