Locati LLC
Live Auction

Locati, LLC June 2024 Sale

Sun, Jun 23, 2024 12:00PM EDT
Lot 69

Pennsylvania Chippendale Secretary Bookcase, Bucks / Montgomery Co.

Estimate: $1,800 - $2,500

Bid Increments

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$0 $10
$100 $25
$500 $50
$1,000 $100
$5,000 $250
$10,000 $500
$20,000 $1,000
$50,000 $2,500
$100,000 $5,000
$200,000 $10,000

A Pennsylvania Chippendale Cherry and Birch Two-Part Secretary Bookcase, Montgomery/Bucks County, Second Half 18th Century. 

The bookcase with applied molded cornice above a pair of paneled doors, enclosing three stationary shelves, flanked by fluted quarter columns, above an applied base molding.

The secretary having a hinged fall with mitered corners and thumb molded edge, enclosing an interior fitted with a central prospect door to reveal a removable bank of three small drawers and a pigeon hole, flanked by fluted pilaster document drawers, further flanked by four valanced pigeon holes over four small drawers to either side, all above four graduated thumb molded drawers flanked by fluted quarter columns over a molded base, raised on ogee bracket feet. Tulip poplar secondary wood, having full depth dust boards.

Dimensions: Height 87in; width 40 1/4in; depth 23in; case width 37 1/2in.

Provenance: Descended through the Roberts Family of, Montgomery/Bucks County, Pennsylvania.

Property from a Bucks County, Pennsylvania Estate.


Structurally sound. Retaining an old dry surface. Shrinkage, age cracks and minor filling-in to the sides of case. General marks, wear, nicks, abrasions and surface scratches.

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All invoices must be paid for & picked up within 10 business days after the sale end. For payment, Bidsquare bidders can pay online with Stripe (with credit card convenience fee). Alternatively, we accept (in person) cash, Visa, Discover, MasterCard (with a credit card convenience fee), Money Order/Cashiers Check, Personal Check, Wire Transfer. NO PAYPAL. Locati, LLC uses third party shippers for ALL items. We offer the following suggested shippers: For small items (international & domestic shipping): Barry Wexler UPS Store #5342 215 657 5701 store5342@theupsstore.com Parcel Place 215 345 4930 parcelplace4387@outlook.com The Packaging Store 215 361 6940 hello@packandshipnow.com For furniture or shipping overseas: Moverman Bryant Martin 551 227 5633 bryant@gomoverman.com GoGo Delivery Irene Vunk 386 288 3024 gogodeliveryllc@gmail.com DAG Xpress (NYC vicinity) 646 836 9827 www.godagxpress.com Outward Bound Courier Logistics 413 854 3676 outwardboundcl@yahoo.com Ukay Nationwide Delivery (domestic moving coast to coast or to mid-west) 732 802 0900 www.ukaydelivery.com

Locati, LLC does NOT ship/pack any items. We suggest the following: UPS Store (215) 657-5701 Store5342@theupsstore.com Parcel Place 215-345-4930 Parcelplace4387@outlook.com The Packaging Store (215) 361-6940 Hello@PackandShipNow.com Outward Bound Courier Logistics (furniture) (413) 854-3676 outwardboundcl@yahoo.com Ukay Nationwide Delivery (furniture) (732) 802-0900 Plycon Transportation Group (furniture) (631) 973-3088