Outstanding oval tilt top candlestand in figured mahogany with birch cleats and block. The design and stance of this table is flawless, an excellent example of American Federal furniture of the Boston and Salem areas. The snap lock appears to be original. Top is 23 1/4" x 15 1/2". The height is 29 1/2".
Delicate rectangular tea table in mahogany with fine lines and great looking cabriole legs ending in pad feet. This table bears the label of Herbert Schiffer Antiques. Width 30", depth 19 3/4", height 27 7/8"
Fine looking New York bowfront chest of drawers in cherry with white pine and poplar secondary woods. This chest is made of large single boards of cherry (top,sides)and retains its original unique brasses. Width 40 3/8", depth 22 1/4", height 34 5/8".
Beautiful looking cherry tall case clock with excellent proportions and form. This clock and its works were probably made in the Pennsylvania, Maryland region. The clock was recently serviced and is in excellent running condition. Height 92 3/4", Base width 19 1/4", waist width 12 1/4", Hood width 19 3/4", depth at base 10 3/4".
This provincial corner chair is made of Elm and has a wonderful patina and coloration; the heart shaped splats are quite unique. The chair is in very good condition with no repairs/replacements noted. The finish is old and probably original. The slip seat which is made of oak also appears to be the original. Height is 32 1/2", width at the arms is 29".
Beautiful chest of draws in walnut with great color and proportions. Bold ogee bracket feet, fluted corner columns make these Pennsylvania chests the epitome of American chippendale furniture. This chest is probably from Lancaster County. Case Width 37", depth 21", height 34". Feet and the handmade brasses are replacements.
This is an old and rare New England corner chair in the William and Mary tradition with block and turned legs
and ring and vase turned stretchers. The front leg ends in a spanish foot while the other feet are rounded and taper to a small disk at the bottom. The splats are probably a very early addition to the chair as they evidence an old green paint which is found on the rest of the chair. The splint seat is new. A similar chair is found in "300 Years of Seating Furniture", by Pat ...click for details
Beautiful and quite rare side chair in what appears to be a black walnut. This particular splat appears on English as well as chairs made in Boston. The carving on the knees, as well as on the crest rail is deep and well executed. The chair has small rectangular glue blocks in the rear, nothing up front. The chair is in excellent condition, the slip seat frame is a replacement. The rear seat rail which is surfaced with a thin strip of walnut looks like oak. English or American? Height 38 1/ ...click for details
Nice small sized Federal card table in beautiful dense mahogany. Table leafs have an astragal moulded edge, the cuffed legs have a good taper and form to them. Secondary woods are white pine and poplar in the draw, yellow pine and oak rails in the base. Brasses are replaced. Width 34', depth 17", height 29".