Lot 4045
George III Mahogany Chest on Chest
Lot Details & Additional Photographs
Circa 1800, mahogany veneer, oak and pine secondary, two part form, applied molded cornice with dentil trim, vertically veneered frieze, upper case with two over three graduated and cock beaded drawers flanked by canted fluted corners with lamb's tongue, the lower case with applied waist molding, pull-out dressing slide over three graduated cock beaded drawers, shaped bracket foot base.

77 x 44.5 x 21.5 in.

Collection of the late James R. Rogers III, Raleigh, North Carolina

Cornice with chip/loss at front right corner; veneer buckling to left side frieze; scuffs to waist molding; some tightness to drawers; cock beading loss; shrinkage cracks to sides of case; feet are old and appear to be original.