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August 3, 2020 12:00 PM - August 13, 2020 07:00 PMCalender

Maple High Chest of Drawers

Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3417T Location: Marlborough Date / Time: August 03, 2020 12:00PM


Maple High Chest of Drawers, New London County, Connecticut, c. 1760-80, the upper case with five graduated thumb-molded drawers set into the lower case with long drawer, three short drawers, and valanced apron joining cabriole legs with arris knees and ending in pad feet on platforms, ht. 74, wd. 37, dp. 19 in.
Estimate $2,000-4,000

the drawer dovetails are slightly different in the two sections, and the mid-molding has been replaced. side edges of backboards are reeded. As a result, this is a possible married piece. At least two drawers look to have new elements, many have significant thumbmolding replacement, and the cornice molding has replacements

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