Tue, 6th Nov 2018 11:00

Maritime and Scientific Models, Instruments & Art ('Speedy')

 
  Lot 69
 

69

A DROP FRONT ESCRITOIRE BY GOODALL, LAMB & HEIGHWAY LTD, MANCHESTER, MADE FROM FOUDROYANT OAK, CIRCA 1899

A DROP FRONT ESCRITOIRE BY GOODALL, LAMB & HEIGHWAY LTD, MANCHESTER, MADE FROM FOUDROYANT OAK, CIRCA 1899

the carved front inscribed FOUDROYANT with silver presentation plaque from St. Paul’s Church, Blackpool 1899 over, hinged to reveal an interior fitted with document drawer over three pigeon holes and eight further drawers with drop handles, three exterior drawers and shelf — 47 x 26 x 13.¼in. (119 x 66 x 33.5cm.)

Sold for £868
Estimated at £700 - £900

(inc. buyer's premium of 24%)


Condition Report

Brass makers plate to top a later replacement; condition good and commensurate with age.

We are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of this property. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Charles Miller Ltd is merely a subjective, qualified opinion. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD “AS IS” IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF BUSINESS PRINTED IN THE SALE CATALOGUE.

 

A DROP FRONT ESCRITOIRE BY GOODALL, LAMB & HEIGHWAY LTD, MANCHESTER, MADE FROM FOUDROYANT OAK, CIRCA 1899

the carved front inscribed FOUDROYANT with silver presentation plaque from St. Paul’s Church, Blackpool 1899 over, hinged to reveal an interior fitted with document drawer over three pigeon holes and eight further drawers with drop handles, three exterior drawers and shelf — 47 x 26 x 13.¼in. (119 x 66 x 33.5cm.)

Auction: Maritime and Scientific Models, Instruments & Art ('Speedy'), Tue, 6th Nov 2018

Page turning catalogue here

Downloadable bid form here

Main View and Sale Venue:
25 Blythe Road
London, W14 0PD

Large Object View and Post-Sale Collection:
6 Imperial Studios
3-11 Imperial Road
London, SW6 2AG

 

Press enquiries: Suzanne Trisk press@charlesmillerltd.com

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