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Sale 1904 Lot 760

American Late Classical Mahogany Sofa

second quarter 19th century, the back with a central carved crest panel and flanked by a scrolled and carved rail on each side, with scrolled armrests and raised on carved paw feet with cornucopia returns.
h. 36", w. 87", d. 24"

Estimate $500-800

**In overall good condition, with rubbing, wear, shrinkage and a few normal minor flakes to the edges of carved surfaces. No notable losses observed.

There is a glued horizontal break across the top portion of the carved back crest.

Sturdy and solid.

There is a small veneer loss to one of the apron blocks over a foot; it is a triangle coming to a point, about 1/4" wide at the large end and about 1-1/2" long.

The upholstery exhibits some minor wear. One button is missing from the seat cushion. There is fraying and loose cord on the ends of the larger cylindrical pillow.

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