Lot 1236: Good George III mahogany night stand, circa 1765, The dished top over twin cupboard doors, above single drawer, raised on square legs.
October 11, 2012
Philadelphia, PA, USALive Auction
Good George III mahogany night stand
The dished top over twin cupboard doors, above single drawer, raised on square legs.
H: 32, W: 21, D: 18 in.
Old scuffs, marks and scratches consistent with age and use
Drawer converted from slide out pot drawer
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Notes: A similar example is illustrated in Ralph Edwards, ed. "A Dictionary of English Furniture", 1990, volume 3, p. 264, fig. 5, supplied by Chippendale and Haig in 1769.