Salem, Essex county, Massachusetts, United States Boston, Suffolk county, Massachusetts, United States ca. 1810–1820
74 x 39 x 21 in.
Mahogany; mirror glass
Sack catalogue description: Sheraton mahogany bureau with dressing glass, the two-tiered case has turret corners, the case has three rows of drawers flanked by round fluted columns with acanthus-carved capitals supported on reeded tapered legs; an attached tier of three drawers is flanked by turrets with carved capitals, the attached mirror is supported by stencilled lyre brackets, choice mellow brown patina. Salem or Boston, Massachusetts. ----- Bibliography: Book: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1990), vol. 8, p. 2130, pl. P5581.
Sheraton mahogany bureau and dressing glass
Decoration and ornament -- Sheraton style Furniture -- United States
bureaus (chests of drawers) (AAT) dressing glasses (AAT)
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