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720: Egyptian Revival King Tut Arm Chair

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Description

Egyptian Revival King Tut Arm Chair
commissioned by the Penns after seeing the Tutankhamon Exhibition, teakwood, back inset with ivory figural scene; the seat with wood and ivory parquetry design; the side panels inlaid with ivory in the form of eagles. Front legs with lion head finials and front and back legs with claw pawed feet above turned feet; with fully carved back panel with four full bodied removable cobras.
51 x 23 x 24 in.


Commissioned in 1929 by Jeff Penn from E. Hautoun in Cairo.

Condition

Two areas of separation to inlaid seat; crack to rear seat, small circular loss to mother of pearl.
Buyer's Premium

18%

Estimate $100 – $10,000
Starting Bid $50
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7:00 AM - Apr 26, 2012
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Auctioneer
Leland Little Auction & Estate Sales Ltd.

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