Lot 117    

Ship Captain's Desk on Stand
10/11/2014 - Fine and Decorative Art : Live Salesroom Auction
Probably Continental, 19th century. A ship captain's desk on stand in mahogany, the rectangular case with a hinged fall front opening to a fitted interior, over two aligned drawers and one single drawer. The desk fitted on stand with turned and tapering legs, one drawer with label on back Venta (Sale in Spanish), another drawer with label on back Meaiz?; ht. 39.5, wd. 23, dp. 15 in.

Surface wear and scratches. Insect holes to drawers.
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