Lot 418

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Description: English brass-bound mahogany writing slope with artist's box 19th century, hinged lid with brass cartouche featuring monogram JM, with brass edges, opening to fitted interiors, closed H7" W18" D9 3/4"; together with artist's box, hinged lid opening to artist's palette and fitted shelves, with Bramah lock, H3 1/4" W10 1/2" D8 1/2". (2pcs)

  • Condition: writing slope: fabric lined writing surface torn at midseam, lifting tab missing, secret compartment mechanism not functioning, abrasions, scuffing and imperfections to exterior consistent with age and use;
    artist's box: veneer with crazing, losses to beaded edge, inherent age cracking to front near lock.

    *** Notice to bidders: The absence of a condition report does not imply that an object is free of defects or restoration. Condition reports are prepared by request on a 'first come, first served' basis. For more information please read paragraph #9 of Terms and Condition of Sale.

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December 7, 2013 10:00 AM EST

West Columbia, SC, US

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$0 $99 $10
$100 $499 $25
$500 $999 $50
$1,000 $2,999 $100
$3,000 $4,999 $200
$5,000 $9,999 $500
$10,000 $19,999 $1,000
$20,000 $49,999 $2,000
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