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Lot 8: G. L. Lippold, Wardrobe Trunk, Dresden, c. 1910
25 October 2016
Berlin, Berlin, GermanyLive Auction
Wood, leather, canvas, metal, partial gilt
Dresdner Reiseutensilien- und Lederwarenfabrik, G. L. Lippold, c. 1910
Outside with manufacturer’s label of a flying crane with a case, inscribed ‘M.D.’, as well as with different illegible labels and a German custom clearance label; the lockable hallmarked with ‘Ideha’ and ‘107’
Spacious wardrobe trunk, for upright usage, with a convex top, hinged to two sides, with leather handles on both sides, as well as three solid lockables, thereof two with to close
Leather edges, metal rivets, corners and edges mounted with metal, and wooden struts for stiffening
Top left nine lateral swiveling double wood coat racks, five hangers, four edge belts with pin buckles, and two safety belts
On the right eight different size drawers with gilt metal handles
Light interior canvas fabric with blue decoration lines on the drawers and on the rear of the wardrobe
Dimensions (closed): 131.4 x 51 x 53.6 cm
Classic wardrobe trunk, which provides not only enough space for personal properties, but also a practical and decorative piece of furniture
The wardrobe trunk is in good, age-related condition. It shows stronger traces of age and wear in places. Outside abrasions, scratches, spots, bumpings and minimal losses on the surface as well as on the metal pieces and wooden struts can be found in places. The left leather handle with partial tears. One hinge is loose. The inner lining with partial spots, bumps, tears and losses. A presumably removable piece in the lower area of the wardrobe as well as the keys are missing. (ala)
Shipping costs excl. statutory VAT and plus 2,5% (+VAT) shipping insurance.