September 30, 2021 09:00 AM EDT Downingtown, PA


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Chester County, Pennsylvania walnut spice chest

Chester County, Pennsylvania walnut line and berry spice chest, ca. 1760, the door and top adorned with intricate scrolling vines and berries opening to a ten-drawer interior. This is possibly the only known example with a decorated top. 19" h., 15" w.

Condition:Feet replaced. Center drawer and two flanking short drawers replaced. One backboard replaced. Replaced elements are probably mid 20th c. Lacking lock. A couple patches to edge of top.

Estimate: $10,000 - $15,000
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$12,300
09/30/2021

 

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