Circa 1820 English Model of Mahogany Chest of Drawers


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Circa 1820 English Model of Mahogany Chest of Drawers. These types of dresser models are considered apprentice pieces and are used to showcase a piece before it was made in full size. They were samples given to salesmen to sell to furniture designers and sellers. They later became hot items for lovers of furniture due to the complexity of their design and structure. This specific model has five drawers with accompanying mahogany drawer knobs and brass keyhole inserts. Great to store jewelry or small items and as a special gift to any furniture aficionado.

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Weight 9 lbs
Dimensions L 6 x W 12.5 x H 14.5 in
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One drawer is missing a the lock, however, none of the locks works and the piece does not have keys. The drawers are oak lined and the knobs are mahogany. Nicks and scratches commensurate with age.

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