Antique chest of drawers

Aug 15, 2020. 17:42 UTC
Antique Chest of Drawers
Christopher
United States of America

Category
Dressers

Acquired from
Inherited

For sale
Yes
Description

Chest of Drawers is part of a 3 piece set. This was given to me by my Grandfather (born in 1917) who passed in 2012. Chest has casters with wooden wheels. Age of item is unknown but he had it from before I was born and I am 52 years old. Let me know if you need additional pictures. Chest of Drawers dimensions 38" wide x 48 1/2" high x 21" deep

Provenance

Chest of Drawers is part of a 3 piece set. This was given to me by my Grandfather (born in 1917) who passed in 2012. Chest has casters with wooden wheels. Age of item is unknown but he had it from before I was born and I am 52 years old. Let me know if you need additional pictures.

Answered within about 22 hours
Aug 16, 15:18 UTC
By Delia

Fair Market Value

$300 - $500 USD

Insurance Value

$800 USD
What does this mean?

Hi Christopher,

Thank you for contacting Mearto with your appraisal inquiry. Thanks for confirming that this isn't painted.

Based on the photographs and information provided, and subject to examination, this is:

A vintage Colonial Revival style walnut tall dresser
Unattributed maker, Probably American, probably 1940s-1950s
The rectangular molded-edged top with short backsplash, the case fitted with two short drawers over four long drawers, all raised on short turned legs on casters.
48 1/2 inches high by 38 inches wide by 21 inches deep
PROVENANCE: inherited from grandfather
$300-500*
*represents a fair-market value for auction purposes; retail or asking price may vary.

Christopher t nagy Aug 16, 17:07 UTC

It is not painted. I guess the way the lighting was gives it that effect.

Delia Aug 16, 17:56 UTC

Not a problem, I'll update the description and valuation momentarily...

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