Antique 19th C. Apothecary/Spice chest Dovetailed drawers/case.
Offered today is an outstanding antique 19th century 7 drawer apothecary or spice chest.
The dovetailed case with dovetailed cross members and mortised thru supports.
All drawers are very finely dovetailed both front and back, by a master cabinetmaker.
Drawer bottoms are deeply chamfered and secured with hand cut square nails.
Original painted surface surviving remarkable state of preservation.
Strips of wood attached to both sides act as handles for carrying.
Constructed of pine and poplar woods.
Totally original including pulls.
Size measures 18" x 20" x 9" deep.
Pure, clean, and right as one could ask for.
Worthy of any collection of Americana or primitives.