9 March 2000
A REGENCY MAHOGANY CLOTHES-PRESS
The rectangular cornice above a Gothic-arched frieze and a pair of oval-panelled doors enclosing four sliding trays with birds-eye maple banding, the lower section with two short and two long drawers, above a waved apron on splayed feet, lacking one slide
80¾ in. (205 cm.) high; 49¾ in. (126.5 cm.) wide; 22¾ in. (58 cm.) deep
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This clothes-press (including details of the handles and slides) is discussed further in the preceding article Pressed for Space.
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