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An Empire Gilt Bronze-Mounted Mahogany Commode, First Quarter 19th Century

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Estimate:

2,500 - 3,500 USD

Property from the Estate of Alexis Gregory, Sold to Benefit the Alexis Gregory Foundation

An Empire Gilt Bronze-Mounted Mahogany Commode, First Quarter 19th Century

An Empire Gilt Bronze-Mounted Mahogany Commode, First Quarter 19th Century

Estimate:

2,500 - 3,500 USD

Lot sold:

3,276

USD

Property from the Estate of Alexis Gregory, Sold to Benefit the Alexis Gregory Foundation


An Empire Gilt Bronze-Mounted Mahogany Commode, First Quarter 19th Century


with a verde antico top, stamped P on the back; partially remounted


height 34 ½ in.; width 51 ½ in.; depth 23 in.

87.6 cm; 130.8 cm; 58.4 cm

With vertical age cracks to front doors and sides. One large horizontal age crack to top. With general overall marks, nicks, surface scratches, losses, and repairs. The veneers with scattered fraying, lifting, with, and areas with losses and signs of infill and restorations. Minor areas of dirt accumulation in crevices. Mounts with rubbing to gilding and oxidation. Marble top with repaired break through center. Also with scattered surface scratches, chips, nicks, and small losses to edges with infill and restoration in some places.


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