Lot 78: English Lancashire Mule Chest of Drawers
December 2, 2016
Hillsborough, NC, USALive Auction
late 18th century, oak and mahogany, mahogany veneers, with oak and pine secondary, top with applied dovetailed three-quarter gallery, applied molded hinged full length lift top lid above three over two faux drawers over two over two side by side lipped drawers flanked by rounded quarter columns, raised on ogee bracket feet with shaped central foot.
44.5 x 69 x 21 in.
Gallery, faux drawers, and drawers with banded mahogany edge treatment; full dust boards and old possibly original pulls.
Collection of Dr. O'Quinn & Nathan Smith, Raleigh, NC
Condition Report: Hairline to right side of lid; shrinkage cracks to case sides; several veneer losses; front right ogee foot with crack.