Lot 1174

Previous image preload Next image preload


Southern Federal mahogany secretary bookcase, possibly South Carolina circa 1820, top section with molded cornice and flat frieze above two glazed doors on lower section with rectangular top above conforming case fitted with large drawer over three graduated drawers, the top drawer with fallboard opening to reveal prospect door flanked by small drawers and pigeonholes, all resting on turned feet.
H95 3/8" W47" D21 7/8"

Provenance: Estate of the late Francis D. "Skeeter" McNairy, Savannah, Georgia.
This secretary was owned by Hugh Swinton McGillivray of McClellanville, SC, descended to his step-daughter in-law Mrs. W.B. Stratton of Walterboro, SC and sold at her estate auction on October 11, 1987 in Walterboro.

  • Refinished, replaced brasses, small piece missing off ring turning right front foot, excellent overall condition with other minor imperfections consistent with age.

Accepted Forms of Payment:

Money Order / Cashiers Check, Other, Personal Check, Wire Transfer


CHARLTON HALL DOES NOT SHIP: Charlton Hall will be pleased to provide a list of shippers and packers that will our worldwide base of clients has successfully used, or you can have your own shipper handle your purchases. Please contact the shipper of your choice to arrange for packing and pick up your items. Your items will be released as soon as payment cleans our bank. We requests that your shippers schedule pick up times at least 24 hours in advance, this will insure no delays in pick up, and release of your purchases. SUCCESSFUL ONLINE BIDDERS/BUYERS MAY NOT PICKUP PURCHASES UNTIL MONDAY AFTER THE AUCTION.

December 5, 2010 1:00 PM EST
West Columbia, SC, US

Charlton Hall

You agree to pay a buyer's premium of up to 18% and any applicable taxes and shipping.

View full terms and conditions

Bid Increments
From: To: Increments:
$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
$50,000 + $5,000