Walnut William & Mary Blanket Chest
Description:

Blanket chests from this period with nice paneling and brass are difficult to come by.  The combination of these elements combined with a great old finish make this chest particularly desirable.  It has a molded lid with cotter pin hinges over a recessed three-paneled chest in front and double-paneled on the sides with engraved escutcheon over two drawers with tear drop brass pulls.  The chest is supported by front and rear stile feet.

Materials and Techniques:

Walnut with brass.

Condition:

The blanket chest is in very good condition with a slight warp on the top. 

Origin: Pennsylvania.
Date: c. 1720.
Dimensions: Width 53.5" | Height 31" | Depth 22.5"
Price: $23,000
Walnut William & Mary Blanket Chest
Walnut William & Mary Blanket Chest