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Carved Mahogany Block-front Chest of Drawers

Auction:
2985B
Lot:
28
Sold for:
$6,765$5,500

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2985B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
March 04, 2017 10:00AM

Description:

Carved Mahogany Block-front Chest of Drawers, Massachusetts, c. 1760-80, the molded top on a conformingly shaped cockbeaded case of drawers on claw-and-ball front feet and ogee bracket rear feet, replaced brasses, (imperfections), ht. 32, wd. 33, dp. 21 1/2 in.
Estimate $6,000-8,000

repairs to feet, replaced glue blocks, patching to rear feet.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

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Chest, Chest of drawers, Design, Drawer, Furniture, Ogee, Visual arts

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