This four drawer chest of mahogany and select rosewood veneers with canted corners exhibits applied moldings of ebony and piecrust molding topping a shaped skirt on three sides. The chest has an Acklen family histoyr of being a Grand Tour purchase by Adelicia for Pauline, her youngest child who would have been six years old during the grand tour. The chest retains its original finish.
Maker: Likely of French origin
Material: Mahogany and rosewood veneers
Size: L. 25.5" x H. 20.5"
Year: ca. 1865
2014.05.118 EL Mr. and Mrs. Franck H. Kaiser, Sr. Collection