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1438

VERY FINE FEDERAL BLUE PAINT-DECORATED PINE ONE-DRAWER STAND, NEW ENGLAND, CIRCA 1820

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Estimate:

5,000

to
- 7,000 USD

PROPERTY OFFERED WITHOUT RESERVE

VERY FINE FEDERAL BLUE PAINT-DECORATED PINE ONE-DRAWER STAND, NEW ENGLAND, CIRCA 1820

VERY FINE FEDERAL BLUE PAINT-DECORATED PINE ONE-DRAWER STAND, NEW ENGLAND, CIRCA 1820

Estimate:

5,000

to
- 7,000 USD

Lot sold:

5,250

USD

VERY FINE FEDERAL BLUE PAINT-DECORATED PINE ONE-DRAWER STAND, NEW ENGLAND, CIRCA 1820


Height 29 ¼ in. by Width 18 in. by Depth 15 in.



Overall fine condition. Wear, discoloration, rubbing, and minor losses to the edges consistent with age and use. The hardware is replaced. While the top and the base appear to be original to each other, it appears that the top has been reset. Top has a horizontal split through its width consistent with its age.


In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective qualified opinion.

NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING CONDITION OF A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE PRINTED IN THE CATALOGUE.

Cyr Auction Company, Gray, Maine, The Berdan Collection, January 28, 1998, lot 4;

Stephen Score, Boston, Massachusetts.