Early American pine dry sink circa 1830. Measures 37.75 inches wide, 19.75 inches deep 33.5 inches high to the top of the dovetailed frame, 29 inches high to the surface. The measurement inside the top is 18" deep x 36" wide x 4 inches high. Beautiful country kitchen piece with a lovely old waxed finish. This item is on display in our gallery at OLD SAYBROOK ANTIQUES CENTER and can be seen in-person by visiting 756 MIDDLESEX AVE OLD SAYBROOK, CT 06475. For hours of operation visit: http://www.OldSaybrookAntiquesCenter.com
Exceptional English walnut sewing stand with fitted interior. Victorian period, circa 1855-65. Solid walnut with walnut burl veneers and fine satinwood scroll inlay. Gorgeous turnings and leaf-carved knees and feet on brass casters. Unusual open cut-work compartment covers. Excellent condition. Measures 26 inches wide, 17.5 inches deep, and 28.5 inches high.
Vintage D. R. Dimes country dining table. Cherry top on maple base. Slim turned legs joined to "H" stretcher and pad feet. Excellent condition with original D. R. Dimes burnt-in stamp underneath. Measures 84.5 inches long x 40.5 inches wide x 30 inches high. Seats 8.
Vintage B Altman Co New York maple chest on chest c1940 in excellent condition. Made in the early American country Chippendale style of the finest matching New England maple-wood with solid brass hardware, bracket feet, and large moldings Measures 61 inches tall, 17 inches deep, 31 inches wide at top molding 27.5 iwde at top and 30 inches wide at base.B Altman commissioned and sold fine reproductions of American Country furniture and was a luxury department store and chain, founded in 1865 in New York City, New York, by Benjamin Altman. It had its flagship store at Fifth Avenue and 34th Street in Midtown Manhattan from 1906 until the company closed on its flagship store on Fifth Avenue at the end of 1989. One of the first American department stores to open out-of-town branches. By 1906, though, Altman's had moved to a new block-long building at 351–57 Fifth Avenue running from 34th to 35th Streets, which was expanded in stages through 1913 to 188–89 Madison Avenue. The original Fifth Avenue building and the extensions were all designed by Trowbridge & Livingston in Italian Renaissance style.Altman's was the first big department store to make the move from the "Ladies' Mile" shopping district, where the dry-goods emporia had been located, to Fifth Avenue. That neighborhood was still almost entirely residential at the time, and the design of the new building, across the street from the grand residence of department-store rival A. T. Stewart's and diagonally across the avenue from the residence of Mrs. Astor, was planned to fit in with these palatial mansions around it. Following Altman's example, the other big stores like Lord and Taylor in 1914, followed and made the move uptown as well.
Set of six maple Hitchcock chairs c1950-70 in excellent original condition. Windsor style with bamboo turnings and fruit basket stencils. Strong and comfortable, lovely honey color. The set is on display in our gallery at OLD SAYBROOK ANTIQUES CENTER and can be seen in-person by visiting 756 MIDDLESEX AVE OLD SAYBROOK, CT 06475. For hours of operation visit: http://www.OldSaybrookAntiquesCenter.com