This New England cherry secretary desk is desirable small size with a 79.5″ height and 38″ width. it carries a strong cornice over two locking chamfered doors concealing compartments for books or collections. A slant lid opens to reveal a pigeonhole interior with a central fan drawer. Below is a case of thumbnail moulded graduated drawers on tall bracket feet. This handsome American example is in sound condition and ready for you put your laptop in place. $5600.
A Thomas Seymour, Salem, Massachusetts mahogany games table, circa 1810-20′s, with a deep serpentine shaped and well grained top above a conforming case with carved acanthus turrets having theearmark punchwork background. All above rope turned legs with the original brass castors. H. 29 , w. 33.75″.
Sheraton New England stands, circa 1810-20’s.
Left, Mahogany and well grained veneers with moulded edge top. Graduated drawers are above rope legs with original castors. $580.
Right, Mahogany with extensive birdseye maple with graduated drawers and rope legs. $945.
A New York mahogany pianoforte rotating and adjustable stool in the Sheraton style, circa 1810, $275.
American mahogany lift top sewing table, circa 1790-1810, features an astragal corner case with inlays on the edge of the top and the apron, standing on flaring feet (restoration to one). Older silk cover, as found. H. 26.5″, w. 24.5, d. 13″. $750 will be the cost of this elegance.
A rare clock from a local collection which has been well cared for and maintained in running condition. This painted dial clock has a well patinaed mahogany surface with excellent crotch graining to the molded edge door. The face is signed by Enoch Burham, Paris, Maine who worked in that town starting at around 1806. He produced a typical brass two train movement that runs eight days and chimes each hour. Height 84.5″, w. 18″, d. 9″. $12,000.
Just set up and running well! Eight brass movement in this very original New Jersey clock. The bonnet top has carved rosettes with reeded details. Signed by Joseph Speer on the movement. All is in polished fine old finish.
New England serpentine birch chest, 18th century, in a small size. Old finish and later pulls. H. 33 3/8”, overall w. 39”, d.19 ¾”. $3950.
A Southern walnut Hepplewhite games table circa 1790-1820 with a gold embossed leather inset surface. An folding overhang top is a above a central case with a hidden compartment over square tapered legs. Walnut secondary wood. No major repair. H. 28”, w. 33 ½”, d. 16 ½”. $1395.
Mixed set of 10 mahogany saber leg side chairs. Graceful arching backs above vase form splats. Slip seats. Recent tasteful covers. 6 with crests, 4 with plain back. Possibly American. 34″ x 18″. $2400/ set.
An exciting local discovery of fine quality, a cherry American Queen Anne highboy circa 1740-1790 in very good condition with only minor old repairs. The brasses are appropriate in style but later. This a desirable drawer and fan arrangement and a fine, well sculpted and balanced cabriole leg with pad foot on a highboy of excellent proportion. Descended in the Truesdale family of Connecticut. Available history to purchaser. H. 74″, w. 40″, d. 21″.
American cherry birdcage tilt-and-turn tea table. Possibly Connecticut. Urn-turned pedestal, round top. 27″ x 34″ diameter. $670.
Cherry stand with turned pedestal, spider legs, applied tray edge top, and central drawer. Circa 1820. $535.
Late 18th century American maple table. Baluster turned stand with cabriole legs. Refinished. 2′ x 2′ diameter. $365.
Cherry candlestand. Baluster stem with cabriole legs, early 18th century. 2′ x 17″ diameter. $425.
Candlestand. Birch and cherry color. Serpentine top with ridged cabriole leg. Late 18th/early 19th century. 27″ x 17 1/2″ square. $495.
4 rush-seat side chairs, 18th century Connecticut. Country Queen Anne, likely maple and birch, old finish and one with feet restored, $795/set.
Boston Queen Anne highboy. Restored. 60″ x 38″ x 29″. $3000.
American Chippendale chest in curly maple. Original hardware, molded edge drawers, Chippendale bracket base. No major repair. 37″ x 40″ x 20″.
18th c. American cradle, pine. 28″ x 39″ x 18″. $595.
Pine corner wash stand, c. 1790- 1820. $395.