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Queen Anne-style Maple and Burl Veneer High Chest

Auction:
2789M
Lot:
87
Sold for:
$923$750

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Auction:
Discovery - 2789M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
March 19, 2015 10:00AM

Description:

Queen Anne-style Maple and Burl Veneer High Chest, the upper section with molded cornice over five graduated, crossbanded drawers, set on a base of three short drawers, beaded and valanced skirt with drop finials, and chamfered stiles continuing to cabriole legs ending in platformed pad feet, ht. 64 1/4, wd. 40, dp. 18 1/2 in.
Estimate $400-600

made of antique elements, probably sometime in the 20th century, and has replaced brasses, the top and base are together by association, the drawer fronts don't exhibit any age, and the drawer separators appear newer.


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