Chests & Trunks


Antique Chippendale Burl Wood 4 Drawer Chest Circa 1800
Item #:
AF1451
Description: Shaped top over 4 serpentine graduated drawers with turned pulls. Canted corners. Shaped skirt with bracket feet with casters.  
Materials: Burl walnut. Various secondary woods.
Dimensions: Height: 38". Width: 41-1/4". Depth: 19-1/2".
Locality and Period: Eastern American. c.1800.
Comments: Incredible burl grained case. Dovetailed construction.
Price: $695.00


Art Nouveau Tiger Oak "Jean Harlow" Mirrored Dresser
Item #:
AF1607
Description: Dresser with large oval, beveled mirror having curved supports. Drop center shelf flanked by banks of 5 graduated drawers having dovetailed construction . Front cabriole legs with paw feet. Shaped back legs.  
Materials: Quarter sawed oak. Various secondary woods. Glass mirror. Brass hardware.
Dimensions: Height: 68-1/2"". Width: 44". Depth: 16".
Locality and Period: Probably Grand Rapids. c.1930.
Comments: Named after American film actress and sex symbol of the 1930's Jean Harlow. Unique configuration serving as both dressing mirror and dresser chest with ample drawer space.
Price: $695.00


Early Primitive Pine 6 Board Blanket Chest
Item #:
AF1633
Description: Low chest with overhanging molded lift top. Strap hinged lid opens to reveal storage compartment and lift top till. Hand cut dovetail construction.  
Materials: Pine. Iron strap hinges.
Dimensions: Height: 22". Width: 49". Depth: 21".
Locality and Period: Southern to Midwest U.S. c.1810-25.
Comments: Wide 6 board construction with hand cut dovetailed corners. Warm honey patina. Perfect for blanket, linen storage or as a coffee table.
Price: ***SOLD***


Antique Walnut 2 Over 3 Drawer Chest
Item #:
AF1627
Description: 5 Drawer chest having 2 "Hankie" drawer upper section over 3 full-length graduated drawers with hand-cut dovetail construction. Carved wood drawer pulls. Plain plank sides with shaped bracket feet. Front shaped bracket feet and casters. Panel constructed case back.  
Materials: Walnut. Pine secondary.
Dimensions: Height: 42-1/4". Width: 39-3/4". Depth: 18".
Locality and Period: Southern to Midwest U.S. c.1850.
Comments: Nice solid chest of drawers in a convenient size for storage of clothing and/or linens.
Price: $195.00


Grain Painted 6 Board Blanket Chest
Item #:
AF1543
Description: Hinged, single board "bread board" overhanging lid. Single board side, back, bottom and front panels. Turned feet. Red and dark umber grain painting on all panels except back. Hand dovetailed construction.   
Materials: Grain painted poplar. Pine secondary.
Dimensions: Height: 22-3/4". Width: 38-1/4". Depth: 18-1/2".
Locality and Period: Southern to Midwest U.S. c.1850.
Comments: Handsome, well executed hand painted graining. Perfect for linen or blanket storage. Nice size to use as coffee table.
Price: $425.00


American Sheraton Cherry 4 Drawer Chest
Item #:
AF1502
Description: Chest with plain edge overhanging top. Large top drawer extends beyond lower 3 drawers. Turned "mushroom" pulls. Turned corner half columns flank drawers. Plain paneled sides and skirt. Turned ring, vase & ball feet.
Materials: Cherry. Pine secondary.
Dimensions: Height: 48". Width: 42". Depth: 20-3/4".
Locality and Period: Southern Atlantic states west to Kentucky.
Comments: Solid construction with hand cut dovetailed drawers. Fine turnings highlight the corner columns and feet.
Price: ***SOLD***