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Cedar Chest-on-Frame

Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2785T Location: Boston Date / Time: February 24, 2015 12:00PM


Cedar Chest-on-Frame, Bermuda, 18th century, the molded lift top opens to a well, above the elaborately dovetailed box, on valanced frame joining cabriole legs ending in pad feet, refinished, (restoration, base replaced), ht. 28 1/2, case wd. 43 1/4, dp. 20 in.
Estimate $800-1,200

large patch to underside of top, bottom board added to interior of box to address shrinkage separation, replaced and missing hardware, brass handles added to case sides.

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