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Louis-Philippe Rosewood, Burl Wood and Marble-Top Commode

mid-19th century, the inset rounded rectangular marble top above a conforming case fitted with a bi-paneled drop-front secretary drawer, opening to an inset leather writing surface and four small drawers, over two paneled cupboard doors, raised above a shaped apron on scrolled feet.
h. 39-1/2", w. 51", d. 21-1/2"

Estimate $300-500

**In overall very good condition. The case is very sturdy and stable with no movement observed in its joints.

Marble in very good condition.

The tilt/open mechanism for the fall-front drawer face is functional. There are some veneer tears in the desk interior work surface.

Locks are present; a functional key is not. The applied wooden key escutcheon is missing from one of the cupboard doors.

There is a vertical shrinkage crack in the panel on one side of the case.

The lower interior has a set of open-face linen drawers.

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