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Carved Cherry Chest-on-Chest

Auction:
3120T
Lot:
1194
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3120T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
August 06, 2018 12:00PM

Description:

Carved Cherry Chest-on-Chest, Connecticut, late 18th century, the scrolled pediment ending in a carved pinwheel and centering a fan-carved drawer, above three short thumb-molded and three long drawers in the upper section, and three long drawers below, on bracket base, refinished, old brasses, (imperfections), ht. 85, lower case wd. 38, lower case dp. 19 in.
Estimate $1,500-2,500

possible height loss and repairs to base, patched shrinkage cracks lower left side, thumbmolding and drawer corner patches on several drawers, other age-typical imperfections/repairs.


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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Cherry Chest, Chest, Containers, Drawer, Furniture

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