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Jelly Corner Cupboard ca.1800

A rare and unique ca. 1800 jelly cupboard in original red paint. It originally was wooden pegged and hand forged nails were probably added later. The cupboard has a full mortised and pegged door with original pull and hinges. The back is all original. There is an age crack on the raised panel but otherwise it is in overall good condition. (CEDEE)
Dimensions: Height 48", Front 36", Sides 22"
Needs a 24" wall
List Price: $4800

Plantation Desk ca:1840

A very fine two piece ca: 1840 plantation desk with the cubicles in the lower section. This desk features a dovetailed cabinet,full mortised and pegged doors, original hinges, square nails and original surface. One of the pulls may not be original. The desk is in excellent condition and retains the original back.(LCEE)

Dimensions: 513/4" Overall Height x 31"W, Bottom Stand 225/8" Depth,Top Cabinet: 8" Depth,
List Price: $2800

Work Table ca:1820

A well made and nicely designed work table. The table is all original with a one board top and the original black over green. The legs are delicately turned and end in a ball foot. The table has no drawer and is in excellent condition.(LWOE)
Dimensions: 1713/16" x18" Top, 263/4"Height
List Price: $425

EARLY PAINTED 3/4 ROPE BED

A good looking 3/4 rope bed in old green/blue paint. Includes rope, headboard, footboard, rails and custom made mattress. (ROTK)
List Price: $975
Also Available: Rope Bed Key Wooden Wrench (LE)  $65
White Quilted Quilt (BCTK)  $225

DELAWARE VALLEY PAINTED SLAT-BACK SIDE CHAIRS ca:1770

Two Delaware Valley (N.J., PA.) ca:1770 painted chairs with splint seats.  Note the four horizontal slats which are mortised and pegged into the cylindrical stiles, nicely designed ball finials on the stiles, turned front legs with single ball and also ball feet, paired stretchers on sides which provide strength and stability and the impressive front stretcher with the ball and ring turnings. Considering age and use, the overall condition is excellent. (BKDETE)
Dimensions: 43 1/4" H,  Seat Height 16 1/2" 
SALE PENDING (LEEE)

PAINTED PENNSYLVANIA BLANKET CHEST TWO DRAWERS ca:1840

This is an extremely well made ca:1840 Pennsylvania blanket chest. The chest features great original paint, one board pine construction on sides and top, bread board ends on top, original hand forged strap hinges, original till, dovetailed construction and original wooden drawer pulls. While there is an old repair on front left foot, the overall condition is excellent. (RETE)
Dimensions: 41"L x 21 1/8"W x 28 1/4"H
LIST PRICE:$1200

PAINTED CHAIR 18th CENTURY

A charming 18th century chair with gold decoration, nicely turned finials splint seat and pegged construction. The chair is in great condition and the paint is outstanding. ( LDETE)
Dimensions: 16" seat height, 40 1/2" overall height
List Price: $375

TWO DRAWER PAINTED BLANKET CHEST-EARLY 19th CENTURY

The paint on this blanket chest is original and outstanding.The chest has the original back with square nails, applied molding and dust skirt. It is in outstanding condition. (BKDETE)
Dimensions: 401/2" L X 183/4" D X 397/8"H
List Price: $2300

FAN -BACK WINDSOR SIDE CHAIR - CA:1790

WHAT A WONDERFUL CHAIR. NOTE THE SEVEN SPINDLES,THE NICELY TURNED VASE AND RING POSTS AND LEGS, BULBOUS H STRETCHER AND THE LONG TAPERED LEG ENDINGS COMMON IN NEW ENGLAND AND NEW YORK. HAVE A SEAT AND CHECK OUT THE COMFORT OF THIS BEAUTIFUL SADDLE SEAT. GREAT CONDITION. (CEDE)
DIMENSIONS: 17 1/4" SEAT HEIGHT, 17 1/4" SEAT WIDTH, 16 1/8" SEAT DEPTH
LIST PRICE: $800

FAN -BACK WINDSOR SIDE CHAIR - CA:1770

Note the seven spindles, vase -ring posts and legs, bulbous H stretcher and the long tapered leg endings common in New  England and New York.  Note also the wonderful shape and form of the saddle seat. Don't forget to admire the great condition. (CETE)
Dimensions: Seat H 17 1/2"H, 14 3/4"W, 14 1/4"D
List Price:$600

EARLY HANGING OR FLOOR SHELF

A GOOD LOOKING FUNCTIONAL SHELF. THIS SHELF IS NICELY DESIGNED  WITH ITS SCROLLED SIDES AND IS WELL MADE WITH ITS MORTISED SHELVES AND SQUARE NAILS. THE DARK RED  PAINT IS ORIGINAL AND IT IS IN EXCELLENT CONDITION. (KTKDE)
DIMENSIONS: 47 3/4"L X 8 1/4"D X 35"H
LIST PRICE: $800

19th CENTURY LOW PAINTED BENCH - PRAYER BENCH?

This a great looking low painted bench with square nails, round ends, "boot jack" legs and side aprons. Can be used to display collections on floor, table, mantel or wall. Excellent condition.(ACTK)
Dimensions: 50 1/2"L x  6 7/8"W x 6 1/2"H
List Price: $525

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