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Inlaid Walnut Spice Cabinet

Auction:
3038B
Lot:
500
Sold for:
$25,830$21,000

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

Description:

Inlaid Walnut Spice Cabinet, Chester County, Pennsylvania, c. 1765-80, the door with inlaid compass decoration and berries within a herringbone pattern frame, brass keyhole escutcheon and knob, opening to an interior of eleven drawers, molded top and base, bracket feet, (minor restoration), ht. 21, wd. 16 3/4, dp. 10 5/8 in.
Estimate $15,000-25,000

Two bracket feet replaced, hinges replaced, minor patching and losses to inlay, refinished.


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.

Keywords

Chester, Cabinetry, Decorative arts, Door furniture, Escutcheon, Herringbone, Industrial processes, Inlay, Manufacturing, Visual arts, Woodworking

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