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Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
3715B Marlborough
August 19, 2021 10:00 AMCalender

Queen Anne Bonnet-top Cherry High Chest

Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3715B Location: Marlborough Date / Time: August 19, 2021 10:00AM


Queen Anne Bonnet-top Cherry High Chest, probably Wethersfield, Connecticut, c. 1770-90, the broken scrolled arched cresting centering a carved pinwheel plinth and flame-carved finials above a case with central fan-carved drawer flanked by short drawers and graduated drawers below, the lower case of five drawers centering a fan, all on cabriole legs ending in pad feet and joined by a cutout skirt, old replaced brasses, refinished, ht. 88, wd. 37 1/2, dp. 20 in.
Estimate $8,000-12,000

inside of drawers stained reddish/brown. cracks to crest (in plinth and scrolls). finials replaced. no major repairs or restorations.

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Anne Bonnet, Wethersfield