A Victorian porcelain-mounted amboyna & ebony bonheur du jour

60'' H x 53.5'' W x 22'' D

  • Condition: General nicks, scratches and wear commensurate with age and use. Joint separation and scattered shrinkage cracks, including a crack to top of left-hand cupboard and one to door of left-hand cupboard. Left-hand drawer opens with difficulty. Left-hand cupboard door does not properly close shut. Some lifting to veneer and craquelure to finish. Lifting along one side of gallery of central niche. Three 4.5''-long losses to molding of base; one piece retained. A loss to molding of side panel of left-hand cupboard; piece retained. Right-hand drawer locked shut. Two columns loose. No key.

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September 10, 2013 3:00 PM PDT
Pasadena, CA, US

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