9th Dec, 2020 10:00

The Christmas Auction

  Lot 429

A George III, French Hepplewhite style mahogany veneered, serpentine 4-drawer commode, the moulded top above cockbeaded drawers, above a shaped apron, and flanked by moulded corners, raised on shaped feet, 96cm x 56cm x 86cm high

Sold for £480

Condition Report

Lacking some veneer including 10cm x 4cm triangular section on back left of top and 16cm crack front left and front right, top screwed in each corner, lacking one escutcheon, bottom two drawers with damaged cockbeads,including second from bottom lacking 2cm and 2.5cm of vertical bead and bottom drawer lacking 9cm, 6cm and 1cm sections, both sides split horizontaly. Chips, scratches and dents consistent with age and use.

Bidding indicates acceptance of the condition of the lot.  All lots are sold subject to general wear and tear commensurate with age and handling over time and only obvious faults will be mentioned after a visual inspection. If you have particular specialist questions on any lot, please state these before bidding since we cannot and will not provide a forensic examination of any lot but only a general condition report as a guide only. All condition reports given by Halls Holdings Ltd's representatives or agents are statements of opinion and not fact. If you require any further information about any lots in this auction or about bidding please do not hesitate to contact us again.


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