Mahogany and Mahogany Veneer Inlaid Serpentine-front Sideboard, possibly Connecticut, c. 1800, projecting elliptic front and serpentine sides, case with three drawers above cupboard doors, the center section recessed, joining square tapering legs, old refinish, ht. 42 1/4, wd. 78 1/2, dp. 26 1/4 in.
Provenance: Purchased from C.W. Lyon, Inc., New York, in 1945. Estimate $1,000-1,500
refinished, and exhibits finish wear, loss, and inconsistent color, with scratches to the top, shrinkage cracks to the drawer and door fronts, brasses replaced, and losses to the banding of the base of the case and a few nicks to the legs
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