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Diminutive Carved Cherry Chest of Drawers

Auction:
3038B
Lot:
288
Sold for:
$9,840$8,000

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3038B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 04, 2017 10:00AM

Description:

Diminutive Carved Cherry Chest of Drawers, Connecticut, c. 1760-80, the overhanging top with serpentine front and blocked ends above a conforming cockbeaded case and bracket base of carved feet with inner scrolled edge, old replaced brasses, refinished, (minor restoration), ht. 32 3/4, case wd. 33 1/4, case dp. 20 in.

Provenance: H.L. Chalfant Antiques, West Chester, Pennsylvania, 1993.
Estimate $6,000-8,000

back right bracket pieced 3 inches.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

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West Chester, Chalfant, Chest, Culture, Furniture, Humanities, Monumental brass, Museology

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