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Rare Federal Bellflower & Fan Inlaid Chest of Drawers

Period 18th Century
W. 44.5 in; H. 48.75 in; D. 20 in;
W. 113.03 cm; H. 123.83 cm; D. 50.8 cm;
Creation Date Circa 1790
Description Probably Delaware   Circa 1790

Primary Woods: Mahogany, Satinwood Inlays
Secondary Woods: Yellow Poplar, White Pine (by microanalysis)

Height: 48 3/4 inches
Width: 44 1/2 inches
Depth: 20 inches

Reference: The use of terrapin or turtle-shaped escutcheons is a feature unique to Federal furniture made in Delaware. Please see The Sewell C. Biggs Collection of American Art: A Catalogue, Volume I, page 75 for a slant-lid desk probably made by James or Daniel McDowell.
Styles / Movements Federal
Dealer Reference Number 37916
Incollect Reference Number 233320
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