Walnut William & Mary Blanket Chest
Description:

A warm walnut finish helps to emphasize the inviting architectural features of this blanket chest.  It has a molded lid with iron strap hinges sits over an engraved escutcheon on the case with exposed dovetails and a front facing mid-molding over two drawers with engraved escutcheons and brass pulls over a base molding and ball feet.  This chest does not have a till.

Materials and Techniques:

Walnut with pine and white cedar secondary woods.

Condition:

One of the brass are replaced, the top has a 1" strip that was added in the center across the horizontal plane, the base molding is replaced and the ball feet have been professionally restored. The lock has been replaced.

Origin: Pennsylvania.
Date: c. 1740.
Dimensions: Width 50.25" | Height 29" | Depth 23.75"
Price: $7,500
Walnut William & Mary Blanket Chest
Walnut William & Mary Blanket Chest
Walnut William & Mary Blanket Chest
Walnut William & Mary Blanket Chest