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A Regency Brass-Mounted Calamander and Rosewood Writing Table, Circa 1810

A Regency Brass-Mounted Calamander and Rosewood Writing Table, Circa 1810

A Regency Brass-Mounted Calamander and Rosewood Writing Table, Circa 1810

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A Regency Brass-Mounted Calamander and Rosewood Writing Table, Circa 1810


height 30 3/4 in.; width 40 1/4 in.; depth 24 1/4 in.

78 cm; 102 cm; 61.5 cm

Old marks and scratches consistent with age and use, slightly faded to one side, some movements to veneers on top and old age splits, patched repair to one sabre leg. Some lifting to gilt-brass bead mouldings and very slight warping to pierced gallery in spots. Repairs to top ends of lyre scrolls. Good quality metalwork and highly attractive figuring to timber.


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