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Lot 161

American Empire-Style Tufted Leather Fainting Couch

Estimate: $300 - $600
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Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $25
$500 $50
$1,000 $100
$5,000 $250
$10,000 $500
$20,000 $1,000
$50,000 $2,500
$75,000 $5,000
$100,000 $10,000
An American Empire-style tufted green leather fainting couch crafted by Kroehler Manufacturing for retailer A. Victor & Co. (NY), circa 1920s-1930s. Carved stylized lion's head and paw feet.

Measures 29" x 78" x 32".

Condition

Several tufts are missing the button caps. Some moisture staining along one side. Small loss to the inside of one of the feet. There is a tear in the leather at the raised head (as photographed), obscured in the fold of a tuft.