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The Wendell Family Chippendale Blocked-Front Chest

New England, probably Coastal Massachusetts
Ca. 1760-1775
Mahogany, white pine secondary wood
Condition: Fine condition, retaining the original cast brass pulls, very minor shrinkage cracks to feet, otherwise in excellent condition.
This classic Blocked-Front Chest has a blocked-front molded edge top slightly overhanging the case with four graduated blocked front drawers supported by conforming bracket feet with a carved central drop pendant. The chest retains an early Wendell family label on the backboards. This compact example is also desirable for its diminutive size.

Dimensions: 32 3/4"h x 33 1/2" w (case) x 21 1/4"d

Item ID: F-CP-CD 044

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