CHIPPENDALE BLOCK-FRONT CHEST OF DRAWERS

Boston Circa 1755

Primary Wood: Mahogany
Secondary Wood: White Pine

Height: 31 1/2 inches
Width: 39 1/4 inches
Depth: 23 1/2 inches

Provenance: Mr. Eddy Nicholson, Portsmouth, New Hampshire

The early date is based on the construction of the base molding as it is butted against the bottom board and then supported with large glue blocks. The use of full dust boards is also an early Boston trait.

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Boston Circa 1755

Primary Wood: Mahogany
Secondary Wood: White Pine

Height: 31 1/2 inches
Width: 39 1/4 inches
Depth: 23 1/2 inches

Provenance: Mr. Eddy Nicholson, Portsmouth, New Hampshire

The early date is based on the construction of the base molding as it is butted against the bottom board and then supported with large glue blocks. The use of full dust boards is also an early Boston trait.