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Carved Cherry Scroll-top Chest-on-chest

Auction:
3038B
Lot:
55
Sold for:
$20,910$17,000

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

Description:

Carved Cherry Scroll-top Chest-on-chest, Connecticut River Valley, c. 1765, in two sections, the molded swan's-neck cresting above a central circular thumb-molded fan-carved drawer, flanking short drawers, and seven long drawers below, all on carved bracket base, old replaced brasses, refinished, ht. with finial 87, lower case wd. 39, lower case dp. 19 in.

Provenance: A Cornwall, Connecticut, Collector.
Estimate $8,000-12,000


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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Chest, Containers, Drawer, Furniture, Monumental brass

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