07-10-2010 07-10-2010
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2513 Boston
July 10, 2010 10:00 AMCalender
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English Jacobean Oak Chest of Drawers

$1,185$1,000
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2513 Location: Boston Date / Time: July 10, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

English Jacobean Oak Chest of Drawers, late 17th century, rectangular top and case fitted with four drawers with geometric paneling, raised traversing rails and bracket feet, ht. 40, wd. 39, dp. 23 in.
Estimate $600-800

Top shrinking away from edges and with central long gap to center along with heavy water and finish losses; overall cocking to traversing rails and case in general causing some drawers to be ill-fitting; pulls changed and replaced feet.