Lot 32William and Mary Olivewood Oyster-Veneered Chest of Drawers
Late 17th/early 18th century
The rectangular top with a molded edge, above two short drawers, over three long drawers, raised on later bun feet. Height 35 inches (88.9 cm), width 38 (96.5 cm), depth 21 1/2 inches (54.7 cm) inches.
C The Noel and Harriette Levine Collection
Sold for $8,125
Good restored condition, now with slightly shiny finish, slight bowing to top commensurate with age, replacements to crossbanding at back of top, handles replaced, age cracks to sides, wormholes to veneers throughout, feet later, shrinkage to cross-cut moldings, as expected.
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