A FEDERAL MAHOGANY CHILD'S CHEST OF DRAWERS, POSSIBLY PENNSYLVANIA, EARLY 19TH CENTURY, the rectangular top above two short drawers and three graduated long drawers, with each centering later oval brass handled hardware, over a scalloped apron and raised on shaped block feet. Height: 24 1/2" Width: 26" Depth: 12 1/4" Provenance: Top right drawer interior has rectangular label, "Collection of / John E. du Pont / no. 1104."
Good condition for furniture of this age, use and materials, with expected surface marks and small scratches throughout, old repairs, age cracks. Brass hardware is later. Simpson Galleries strongly encourages in-person inspection of items by the bidder. Statements by Simpson Galleries regarding the condition of objects are for guidance only and should not be relied upon as statements of fact and do not constitute a representation, warranty, or assumption of liability by Simpson Galleries. All lots offered are sold "AS IS."