George III Mahogany Secretary
late 18th century, the upper case with a dentillated pediment above a pair of raised panel blind doors, the slant lid opening to an elaborate fitted interior, and four graduated long drawers below.
h. 84", w. 39", d. 23"
**In very good refinished and restored condition, now exhibiting minor rubbing, mars, abrasions and wear. Normal shrinkage.
The base is sturdy and free of movement at the glue joints.
The piece retains a functional key for the upper door and slant lid. The locks for the drawers are present but need a different key.
Brasses and drawer hardware are replaced.
There is a chip to the bottom of the top section, on one return.