Chests & Trunks

Antique 18th Century Queen Anne Flat-top Highboy
Item #:
AF1779
Description: 2-piece chest with flat, overhanging molded top. Upper section: 2 over 3 banded edge drawers with willow mount with bail handle pulls and willow lock escutcheons. Lower section: 1 full length drawer with willow mount bail handle pulls and willow escutcheons. Molding joins 2 sections. Scalloped skirt. Cabriole legs with pad feet. Dovetailed construction. Branded maker's mark "J B" on underside of lower section.
Materials: Solid wood & veneers. Various secondary woods. Brass hardware.
Dimensions: Height: 63-1/2". Width: 39". Depth: 21".
Locality and Period: Probably English. c.18th Century.
Comments: Finely figured veneers with delicate banding. Some trim and veneer loses.
Price: $1,600.00

Antique Diminutive 6 Board "Blind-Dovetailed" Blanket Chest
Item #:
AF1811
Description: Diminutive size 6 board "blind-dovetailed" constructed chest having hinged lid. Interior with large storage compartment, till and hidden "secret" drawer below till. Turned feet.
Materials: Solid wood 6 board construction.
Dimensions: Height: 22". Width: 31-1/2". Depth: 16".
Locality and Period: American. c.1850.
Comments: Well executed "blind-dovetailed" corner construction.
Price: $349.00

Antique Painted Hinged Lid Blanket Chest
Item #:
AF1609
Description: Hinged top with over-lapping edge. Single compartment interior. Polychromatic, geometric painted decoration on top, sides and front in a Moorish design. Wrought iron handles on sides. 
Materials: Painted woods. Iron hinges and handles.
Dimensions: Height: 21". Width: 37-3/4"". Depth: 19-1/4".
Locality and Period: Unknown maker and paint decorator. c.1890.
Comments: Well executed polychromatic hand painting. Stunning decoration for use as a blanket chest or coffee table.
Price: ***SALE*** WAS: $595.00, NOW: $495.00

Antique General Store 6 Drawer Spool Cabinet on Legs
Item #:
AF1701
Description: Antique General Store 6 Drawer Spool Cabinet on Legs: Legs are removable for counter top display. Cabinet with 4 full length drawers with ring pulls over 2 half length drawers having rosette pulls. Molded top. Carved and shaped corner columns. Turned legs.
Materials: Hardwood. Pine secondary. Brass pulls.
Dimensions: Height: 30-1/2", 17" cabinet. Width: 30". Depth: 18".
Locality and Period: American. c.1890.
Comments: Originally used to display thread spools in General Stores. Great for storing and displaying small item collections.
Price: $495.00

Antique 6 Board Grain Painted Blanket Chest
Item #:
AF1543
Description: Hinged top with molded overhanging top. Hand cut dovetailed box construction. Interior having large storage compartment and upper "till drawer" with lid. Ring, vase and ball turned feet. 
Materials: Grain painted pine & poplar. 
Dimensions: Height: 22-3/4". Width: 38-1/4"". Depth: 18-1/2".
Locality and Period: Eastern to Midwest U.S. c.1850.
Comments: Well executed hand grain painting. Sturdy hand cut dovetailed construction.
Price: ***SALE*** Was: $495.00, NOW: $425.00