Offered here is an antique Shaker Cupboard over Five Drawers, circa 1820-1840. The wood is pine with walnut knobs. It is classic Shaker construction; drawers are dovetailed and numbered, mortised & pegged on cupboard, with moldings on top and bottom. The cupboard was cut down about eight inches, probably by the Shakers, in the early 20th century. Its community of origin was either Mt. Lebanon, NY or Hancock, MA. The size is 6 foot high by 33 inches wide by 25 inches deep. Sales tax must be collected for buyers living in or picking up in New York State. Local tax rate applies.
Provenance: It was part of the Quattrochi Collection purchased at Caropresso Auction in October 1975.
Documentation supplied to us, including pictures, will be provided.
It was appraised in November 1986 for $15,000.