It looks like bamboo, but it’s really bird’s-eye maple. This “faux bamboo” dresser is 44 inches wide and 75 inches high to the top of the mirrored back. It was offered for $1,000 at Neal Auction Co. in New Orleans. Cowles Syndicate Inc.
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