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Carved Tiger Maple Spice Chest

Auction:
2509
Lot:
500
Sold for:
$23,700$20,000

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2509
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
August 15, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

Carved Tiger Maple Spice Chest, New London Township, Chester County, Pennsylvania, c. 1780, the hinged door opens to seven drawers, refinished, (minor imperfections), ht. 19, wd. 13, dp. 9 in.

Provenance: Descendents of the Thompson family, New London Township, Chester County, Pennsylvania.
Estimate $10,000-15,000

chamfered backboard with patches probably due to insect damage. secondary wood yellow pine, walnut, poplar, base is oak.

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New London Township, Chester County, Pennsylvania

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