Lot 345 , A 19th century Dutch walnut and marquetry armoire, W.6ft 3in. D.2ft 5in. H.6ft 4in.
A 19th century Dutch walnut and marquetry armoire, with moulded pediment and two panelled doors decorated with urns of flowers and birds, over a base drawer on ebonised bun feet, W.6ft 3in. D.2ft 5in. H.6ft 4in.
Even mid brown walnut colour but patches of fading and wear especially across the top of the doors. Both marquetry panels to the doors have vertical splits top to bottom. Sliding cover hides the lock but no key. Backboards missing so very wobbly. Sides with splits, wear and old repairs.
Looks to have been repolished 20-30 years ago now in need of repolishing.
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