11-07-2010 11-07-2010
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2524B Boston
November 7, 2010 11:00 AMCalender
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Late Federal Reverse Bombe Child's Chest

$1,185$1,000
Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2524B Location: Boston Date / Time: November 07, 2010 11:00AM

Description:

Late Federal Reverse Bombe Child's Chest, possibly Vermont, c. 1825, with maple and mahogany veneers, basswood and pine secondary woods, dovetail-constructed drawers, (minor veneer cracks small veneer loss), ht. 18 1/4, wd. 14 1/8, dp. 8 3/4 in.

Note: This chest shows design influenced by the work of George Stedman, a cabinetmaker in Norwich and Chester, Vermont.
Estimate $2,000-3,000

1/2 x 1/4 in. veneer loss on right side of top.

Keywords

Vermont, Chester, George Stedman, Norwich, cabinetmaker