Lot 371
Pennsylvania Walnut Blanket Chest
Lot Details & Additional Photographs
Circa 1780, poplar secondary, hinged top with wrought iron fish til hinges, applied molded edge, breadboard ends, interior with till to left side, dovetailed case, applied lower waist molding, two lower side-by-side molded lipped drawers, dovetailed bracket feet foot facing with spurs.

27.75 x 48 x 22.5 in.

From the Collection of Colonel and Mrs. Gordon Roberts, Fayetteville, North Carolina

Staining and wear to top; missing crab lock; later butterflies to underside of lid; brass side bail handles loose but present in till; right and left rear feet tipped; later bracing glue blocks; several spurs broken or replaced