Estimate: $1,500 – $2,500
Walnut, original varnish finish, dovetailed case (blind dovetailed in back), maple extended diamond escutcheon, iron and porcelain casters, applied molding at base (shows minor breaks), interior till with lid extends to the baseboard, one-board hinged lid, 17 1/4″ h, 41 3/4″ w, 18 3/4″ d.
“Eldress Emma King says it was brought to Canterbury from Union Village, O., when that community was closed.”
Purchased from Canterbury Shakers in 1951 for $25
(Dr. McCue’s Journal Entry #152)