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    A FRENCH MAHOGANY, GILT BRONZE AND BRASS INLAID GLASS FRONTED CABINET
    Unknown maker, probably Paris, France, circa 1880
    Unmarked
    93-1/2 x 50-1/2 x 15-1/4 inches (237.5 x 128.3 x 38.7 cm)

    The mahogany glass fronted cabinet with arched pediment, inlaid with brass stylized bands and stringing, lower door panels centered with three-dimensional gilt bronze figures, door to left with classically dressed female figure with flowers in hand upon floral pedestal, door to right with classically draped male figure with flaming urn at feet and standing upon pedestal of flames, figures surrounded with cartouche of foliate scrolls and applied mount at each corner, gilt bronze female brackets support pediment, sides with applied musical trophy, doors open to taffeta lined interior with three adjustable shelves and internal lighting, back with exposed panel construction.


    Condition Report*: in fine condition with all brass inlay intact with some restoration, right door swings freely with damage to internal hinge
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    November, 2010
    9th Tuesday
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