Sack catalogue description: Hepplewhite mahogany tea chest, a beautifully inlaid example with broken bar inlay outlining the top and case and forming oval panels on the top and center front, within the front panel is a shell-inlaid patera; the scalloped apron has an inlaid fan in the center below a checkered band, a single drawer is inlaid to appear as divided drawers, choice old patina. ----- Bibliography: Book: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1990), vol. 9, p. 2492, pl. P6154.
Hepplewhite mahogany tea chest
Decoration and ornament -- Hepplewhite style Furniture -- United States
tea chests (AAT)
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New York, New York, United States 1957–1990
Sack, September 1989 This information is taken from the Israel Sack Furniture Archive and may not reflect current scholarship.