STAIR
Live Auction

Thursday Morning at Stair

Thu, Aug 25, 2022 11:00AM EDT
Lot 11

Continental Inlaid Mahogany Bookcase

Estimate: $1,000 - $1,500

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $25
$200 $50
$500 $100
$3,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$30,000 $2,500
$100,000 $5,000

The interior fitted with felt covered shelves.

7 ft. 1 1/4 in. x 4 ft. 4 1/2 in. x 20 1/2 in.

Condition

The cornice in generally good condition with slight seam separation at the corners. There is a gap between the cornice and the two glazed doors. Filled wormholes throughout the piece. Sides of the upper case each with two large age cracks extending across the panels. Some minor lifting of the veneer in places and a few pieces missing. The painted design on the glazed panels in generally good condition but there is a large diagonal crack on the left glazed panel which extends into further cracks. A few pieces of missing inlay and seam separation on the base of the upper and lower cases. The lower part with large age crack to the right side panel and further veneer lifting. Worm damage to the plinth base and feet with seam separation to the corners. With 1 key. Structurally sound when fitted together correctly.Not withstanding this report or any discussion concerning condition of a lot, all lots are offered and sold "as is" in accordance with our conditions of sale.