Rare Chester County Pennsylvania Spice Chest in walnut having a moulded cornice above a raised panel door opening to an arrangement of ten small drawers (one replaced) and raised on straight bracket feet. Secondary woods include: poplar, oak, walnut and beech. There is a faint inscription on one of the bottom drawers. Pennsylvania, circa 1760-80.
Spice boxes or chests were a status symbol in colonial America. Only ...click for details
Fine Antique English Canterbury in Walnut, having four pierced partitions with C scroll carved decoration above a single drawer and raised on turned ball form feet with brass casters.
Originally designed for sheet music, these are now used primarily as magazine racks. To see other examples, type "canterbury" into the search box. ...click for details
Important 18th-century English serpentine-fronted Kneehole Desk or Dressing Table in Mahogany, having a thumb-molded top above a case fitted with a leather-lined writing slide, one long drawer and six small drawers flanking a cabinet which slides back to form a kneehole. The case has canted corners with carved blind fretwork and is raised on ogee bracket feet, circa 1770.
Antique Chippendale style chest on chest in mahogany having a cove molded cornice with rosewood inlay above a series of graduated drawers with line inlay; the top case with canted, fluted corners, the bottom case raised on ogee molded feet. English, circa 1840.
*Provenance: From the Estate of Marshall Coyne, Washington D.C.
Good Group of 18th Century Chippendale Chairs in mahogany, having a shaped crest rail above a carved openwork splat, an upholstered slip seat and moulded straight legs joined by an "H" stretcher. English, circa 1780. (good color and patina, minor wear, losses or repairs consistent with age).
Fine English Regency Rosewood Sofa Table, with D form drop leaves.. This exceptional example of this form has extraordinary attention to detail. The edge of the top is inlaid with crossbanding The hardly noticed butterflies that support the top when open are also in rosewood and have small stamped brass medallions. The front frieze has a single drawer and beading on the lower edge. The two pedestals have turned double columns supported on two outswept legs ending in paw feet and having stam ...click for details