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PENNSYLVANIA WINDSOR "SACK-BACK" CHAIR-ca: 1780

A ca:1780 Philadelphia "knuckled"  arm-chair with 7 spindles, vase and ring turnings on all four legs and a wide saddle seat. Note the old professional repair (see photo). A very comfortable chair. (RTKE)
Dimensions: seat height 17", overall height 36 1/2"
List Price:$1295


Child's Rocker - Mid 19th Century

A wonderful child's rocker attributed to John Dubois of Monmouth County, New Jersey. Mr. Dubois was a chair maker and artist who was active in the mid 19th century and died in 1890. Mr Dubois typically painted the chair seats. Other examples of his work are in the Harrison Society at Mullica Hill, New Jersey. All original. Excellent condition.(ETOKE)
List Price: $1150


Table Top Desk - Early 19th Century

A wonderful all original grain painted table t desk. The screws appear to be hand made and it also has some small square nails. (AKET).
Dimensions: 213/8"W x 20"D x 5"H (front) and 8"H (back)
List Price: $525


Blanket Chest ca:1810

A ca:1810 New England six board blanket chest in the original green paint, original black bracket feet and a trace of mustard paint on the molding above the feet. The back has great oxidation and is attached with T-nails. The boards are joined by rabbeting. The chest has the original strap hinges which are attached with rosé head nails (see photo). While it no longer retains its till, it does have the original lock. While there is some lost on the top of the bracket feet (see photo) and one of the feet has been repaired (see photo),the chest is in very good condition. (KEPE)
Dimensions: 4'L x 181/4"W x 211/8"H
List Price: $795


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" 

SOLD


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


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


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