A superb Regency period mahogany miniature chest.
Date: 2017-12-14 00:37:38
Period: Regency Period c. 1800-1835
Height: 10.75" / Width: 12.5" / Depth: 8"
The well figured top with a coined moulded edge above two short and three long graduated drawers which are boxwood strung and retain their original ebony knob handles, raised on swept bracket feet.
The construction of this miniature chest's drawers show an unusually high attention to detail. The drawers are lined in mahogany and have dust mouldings and muntins, features that are usually only seen on a full size chest.
The chest is signed to the bottom of the top right hand drawer Allen Wray.
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