George III Mahogany Slant-lid Desk, late 18th century, (imperfections), ht. 42 1/2, wd. 40, dp. 22 in.
Provenance: The estate of Susan J. Lyman. Estimate $300-500
refinished, with large splits throughout the case, lid, and top, with allover finish wear, a 4" loss and strip added to the lid, one drawer bottom replaced, and one with loose boards
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