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1121

Very Fine and Rare Chippendale Carved and Figured Mahogany Blocked-End Reverse-Serpentine Chest of Drawers, Boston, Massachusetts, Circa 1770

Estimate:

12,000 - 15,000 USD

Very Fine and Rare Chippendale Carved and Figured Mahogany Blocked-End Reverse-Serpentine Chest of Drawers, Boston, Massachusetts, Circa 1770

Very Fine and Rare Chippendale Carved and Figured Mahogany Blocked-End Reverse-Serpentine Chest of Drawers, Boston, Massachusetts, Circa 1770

Estimate:

12,000 - 15,000 USD

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Very Fine and Rare Chippendale Carved and Figured Mahogany Blocked-End Reverse-Serpentine Chest of Drawers

Boston, Massachusetts

Circa 1770


Appears to retains its original cast brass hardware. Proper right rear corner of top patched.

Height 30 1/2 in. by Width 35 3/8 in. by Depth 19 inches; Case Width 31 3/4 in.

Secondary wood white pine. Proper right rear foot's vertical glue blocks replaced. Proper left foot's rear most vertical glue block replaced. Proper left rear foot facing with chip at bottom of foot, not visible exteriorly. Front corners of the top of the chest have later plugs obscuring the screw head. Proper right rear corner of the top has a 6 1/2 by 4 3/4 inch patch as well as a 2 by 3/4 inch patch. The center front edge of top with an early chip that has been worn with centuries of use.

 

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G. W. Samaha, Milan, Ohio;
Ted and Betty Stvan, Williamsburg, Virginia;
Brunk Auctions, Ashville, North Carolina, Fine Art, Jewelry & Southern Furniture, Day 2, November 16, 2013, lot 474