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A QUEEN ANNE CARVED CHERRYWOOD BONNET-TOP HIGH CHEST-OF-DRAWERS
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A QUEEN ANNE CARVED CHERRYWOOD BONNET-TOP HIGH CHEST-OF-DRAWERS

WETHERSFIELD AREA, CONNECTICUT, 1750-1770

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A QUEEN ANNE CARVED CHERRYWOOD BONNET-TOP HIGH CHEST-OF-DRAWERS
WETHERSFIELD AREA, CONNECTICUT, 1750-1770
together with a portrait of a gentleman
84 in. high, 37 in. wide, 20 in. deep (2)

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According to oral tradition, the gentleman in the portrait once owned the high chest in this lot and is believed to have been Dr. Alden March, a president of the Albany Medical Collect. Dr. March arrived in Albany in 1821 at the age of twenty-six. A prominent physician, he founded the Albany Medical College in 1839.

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