Federal Tiger Maple and Cherry Inlaid Chest of Drawers, Asa Loomis, Shaftsbury, Vermont, 1816, the case of cockbeaded drawers and flanking bird's-eye maple panels, refinished, replaced brass pulls, (minor imperfections), inscribed on the underside of the top by the cabinetmaker "Made by Asa Loomis in the year 1816," ht. 45 1/4, case wd. 42 1/2, dp. 20 3/4 in.
Literature: See Zogry, pp. 42-23; and Robinson, p. 75.
Provenance: Sold at Skinner, American Furniture and Decorative Arts, Bolton, Massachusetts, March 23, 1997, lot 80.