I can across this large dresser someone had started a finishing project on.The piece measures 48" wide, 22" deep and 34" high. the two bottom drawers measure 44" wide and all the drawers are red cedar had a greenish paint, which most had been revealed showing great looking top. the brackets holding mirror look like a slide latch with pat date aug26,13. can tell apprx age wood and a value?
Answer the date of manufacturer would be no earlier than 1913 up to about 1920.
wood veneers are walnut. case wood probably sweet gum or birch. cant say without seeing the grain in it.
value as is about 40; after proper restoration 400.
Regarding American antique, vintage, and collectible furniture I can help with wood identification, styles, age, periods, historical coatings, materials, techniques, repair, restoration, refinishing.
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I have been in the antiques furniture and restoration business and in the sales of American antique furniture for 40+ years and have continued my education in the trade attending workshops and seminars through several organizations.
Organizations Professional Refinishers Groop, Int., AIC, Antiques Dealers Association
Education/Credentials BA Florida State University
BA University of West Florida 1971