16 December 2005
This lot is offered without a reserve
A FEDERAL BLACK AND YELLOW FANCY-PAINTED WASHSTAND
MAINE, 19TH CENTURY
The top with splashboard and small drawer above a rectangular top over a single long drawer and side work drawer, all with yellow and black fruit decoration on turned legs and feet
37½ in. (95 cm.) high, 28 in. (71 cm.) wide, 16 in. (40.5 cm.) deep
Acquired through Daivd Anthony Easton, New York.
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