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Federal Mahogany Inlaid Bowfront Bureau

Auction:
2198
Lot:
74
Sold for:
$4,406$3,750

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Auction:
Sale #2198 - 2198
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
June 08, 2003 11:00AM

Description:

Federal Mahogany Inlaid Bowfront Bureau, probably Massachusetts, c. 1800, the overhanging rectangular top, bowed front, and inlaid edge on a conforming case of four cockbeaded graduated drawers on bracket feet, original brass pulls, old finish, (imperfections), ht. 31 1/2, wd. 38 1/2, dp. 21 1/4 in.

Note: Drawer bottoms are lined with an invitation to a Mount Lebanon Lodge Masonic meeting with brother Jonathan Stanley, September, 1807, and a label "Cheap European and India Goods Sold by Knight and Gridley, Boston," along with other printed material.
Estimate $1,500-2,500

Keywords

Federal Mahogany Inlaid Bowfront Bureau, Massachusetts, Jonathan Stanley, Mount Lebanon Lodge, Furniture