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    Sale 2095

    The Collection Of Marguerite And Arthur Riordan, Stonington, Connecticut

    18 January 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 706

    A CHIPPENDALE MAHOGANY TEA CHEST

    PROBABLY ENGLISH, LATE 18TH CENTURY

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    This lot is offered without a reserve

    A CHIPPENDALE MAHOGANY TEA CHEST
    Probably English, Late 18th Century
    Fitted interior appears to retain its original tin canisters
    7 in. high, 9 in. wide, 5¼ in. deep


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    A tea chest of similar form, also with the original tin canisters, is illustrated in Brock Jobe and Myrna Kaye, New England Furniture: The Colonial Era (Boston, 1984), pp. 110-112, cat. no. 4.

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