A George I wanut bachelors chest with folding top

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Lot 17
A George I figured walnut featherbanded Bachelors Chest

Sold for £ 18,000 (US$ 23,282) inc. premium
A George I figured walnut featherbanded Bachelors Chest
the hinged quarter-veneered top enclosing a quarter-veneered interior, above four long graduated drawers on shaped bracket feet, together with a brass engraved name-plate, 'Cassillis', now detached, 82cm wide, 34cm deep, 72cm high (32in wide, 13in deep, 28in high).

Footnotes

  • Provenance: The brass label could indicate that this possibly once belonged to the Earl's of Cassillis of Culzean Castle, or equally could have once formed part of the furnishing for their London home at No.1 Whitehall Gardens.
A George I figured walnut featherbanded Bachelors Chest
A George I figured walnut featherbanded Bachelors Chest
A George I figured walnut featherbanded Bachelors Chest
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