19890 Bench Made Tall Oak Chest w/ Cabinet Top
Offered today is this custom bench made tall oak chest dating from the 1890's era. Handmade by a very talented cabinet maker from the construction details displayed. Carved in the Jacobean style with scrolling vinery throughout. In two parts, the upper case a cabinet with stepped dentil cornice above a pair of foliate carved cabinet doors opening to a single shelf storage area, flanked by free standing Ionic columns, set back on the lower case. The chest is fitted with five graduated long drawers with original brasses, flanked by lion head pilasters with claw feet. The case sides with raised panels, terminating on a molded plinth base. This unique example was designed and built by Anton Krasinski out of New England, a relative of the original owner. SIZE: 83”h x 28” w x 26-1/2”d. CONDITION: Very good with original surface and rich patina. Normal and expected in-use wear. Shipping to the New England states would be $345.00 and outside of New England send us your zip code for a shipping quote.