North Carolina Late Chippendale Walnut Blanket Chest
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Guilford County, late 18th century, yellow pine secondary, lid with fish tail wrought iron hinges and applied molding to edge, interior with till to the left side, rare drawer configuration with two side by side lipped drawers above one long graduated lipped drawer set within a dovetailed case, tall and bold dovetailed shaped bracket feet.
32 x 43.5 x 18 in.
Rare drawer configuration for a Southern Chippendale blanket chest.
Top with cut and patch replacement to molding at front edge, and two cut and patches to the board at the front edge; missing lock and clasp; replaced pulls; feet are original but with several shrinkage cracks; later bracing blocks.
$500 - 1,000