Lot 196: Miniature Mid-Atlantic Blanket Chest
22 October 2016
Knoxville , TN, USALive Auction
Description: Miniature Sheraton blanket chest, poplar, most likely Mid-Atlantic, having red wash, dovetailed case, square nail construction to base and turned bun feet. 5-3/4" H x 13-1/2" L x 4-3/4" D. 2nd quarter 19th century. (Additional high-resolution photos are available at www.caseantiques.com)
Condition Report: Scattered wear and abrasions, most noticeably to top, some to body. Hinges possibly later replacements. One foot appears to have been broken and reglued.