19th Century Mahogany Marquetry Inlaid Secretary Chest - Lot #: 296

Circa 1820-1840, rectangular moulded top with raised panel with marquetry inlay resting on a conforming case with projected corners enclosing six long drawers with floral marquetry drawer fronts and round brass pulls. Center drawer has a fitted interior with six small drawers, center compartment(missing shelf) and felt lined drop front desk. The chest is resting on conforming base and raised on beautiful articulated claw feet. Flowering urn marquetry side panels. Could be used as found simply a great example of a great piece! 46w x 20d x 68 1/2h.
Condition: Cracks and loss to marquetry and shrinkage, Overall nice antique chest.
Estimate: $1,000 - $1,500