Lot 805
Eastern North Carolina Hepplewhite Cellaret
Lot Details & Additional Photographs
Circa 1800, Roanoke River Basin, walnut, poplar and yellow pine secondary, two part form, the bottle case with hinged lid and applied molding, interior appears to retain original bottle dividers creating twelve compartments, base with pull-out drink slide over single drawer raised on tall tapered square legs.

41 x 24 x 18.75 in.

Estate of the late Dorothy Cooke, Wilson, NC

Half blind dovetailed case front and rear, two 18th century blown glass gin bottles accompany lot, rare form containing both slide and drawer. Reference: THE FURNITURE of Coastal North Carolina 1700-1820, John Bivins, Jr., 1998, published by MESDA, Figures: 6.31, 6.41, 6.101, 6.169.

Lid with replaced hinges and 1/8 in. splice added at hinge joint to lid, missing lock.

$5,000 - 10,000