01-14-2012 01-14-2012
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2579B Boston
January 14, 2012 10:00 AMCalender

Georgian Burl Walnut Bachelor's Chest

Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2579B Location: Boston Date / Time: January 14, 2012 10:00AM


Georgian Burl Walnut Bachelor's Chest, England, 18th century and later, the rectangular top with hinged fold-out surface, over case fitted with two short over three long graduated drawers, fronts with herringbone inlay and engraved brass pulls, on bracket feet, ht. 31, wd. 32, dp. 14 1/8 in.
Estimate $1,800-2,200

Fronts re-veneered. Pulls not original, one off but present. Loss to framing on drawer fronts, scattered age typical chips, nicks, and scratches.


United Kingdom