Queen Anne Bonnet-Top Highboy
Signed and dated, February 1789, Lansborough, in the shop of Capt. Newal
Lansborough, Massachusetts, Connecticut River Valley
Having wonderful proportions, the upper case has a closed bonnet with carved pin-wheel rosettes above a matching carved pin-wheel drawer face above graduated drawers; the lower case is fitted with a waist molding above drawers with a central fan-carved drawer conforming to the slightly concave carved shaped apron supported by graceful cabriole legs.
Cherry, white pine secondary wood.
Condition: Replaced brass but period, replaced finials, few minor lip repairs, otherwise in fine condition.
Dimensions: 86"h x 37 1/2"w (lower case), 36'w (upper case), 20" depth
Item ID: F-CP-HB 010