Auction 20

Lot 34 – The Winslow Family Mahogany Block-Front Chest.:

The Winslow Family Mahogany Block-Front Chest.

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Start price: $5,000

Estimated price: $10,000 - $15,000

Auction house commission: 20%

Massachusetts, circa 1750. The oblong top with blocked front and molded edge above a conforming case of four long graduated drawers on a molded base with blocked bracket feet. Height 29 inches, width 33 inches, depth 22 inches.

Provenance: Isaac Winslow (1709-1777); Samuel Winslow (1757-1814); Charles Winslow (1782-1845; George Scott Winslow (born 1818); Charles Gibson Winslow (born 1871), thence by descent in the family; Sotheby’s, December 8, 1984, lot 265.