Southern Hepplewhite walnut sugar chest, poplar secondary, likely Middle Tennessee or Kentucky. Post and panel construction, rectangular form with hinged top opening to interior with original divider, case with paneled front and sides, raised on tall square tapered legs. 36" H x 37" W x 18 1/4" D. Circa 1830. Provenance: Private Nashville, TN collection, by descent in a family living in both Middle Tennessee and Kentucky in the early 19th century. CONDITION: Older refinish with staining and shrinkage to the top. Old break with reinforced hinge to left rear side of top. Front top edge molding with a split on left side.
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