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Federal Mahogany and Bird's-eye Maple Veneer Inlaid Bowfront Chest of Drawers

Auction:
2297
Lot:
58
Sold for:
$7,638$6,500

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2297
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 06, 2005 11:00AM

Description:

Federal Mahogany and Bird's-eye Maple Veneer Inlaid Bowfront Chest of Drawers, Massachusetts or New Hampshire, c. 1800-10, the overhanging top with elliptical front and edge of crossbanding and stringing on a case of four graduated drawers of bird's-eye maple panels bordered by mahogany crossbanding and stringing, all on flaring French feet and valanced skirt, old embossed American eagle brass pulls, refinished, (minor imperfections), 36 1/2, wd. 39, dp. 23 in.
Estimate $3,000-5,000

Keywords

Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Bird's eye figure, Chest, Chest of drawers, Furniture

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