Southwest Virginia Jackson Press, two part construction, mahogany veneer and walnut primary, poplar and walnut secondary. Upper section having slanted cornice over frieze and two glazed mullioned doors enclosing four interior shelves, half turned pilasters to the sides; lower section having one overhanging dovetailed drawer over two paneled doors, flanked by half turned pilasters, and with paneled case sides. All resting on ring turned and ball front feet and rear plain circular feet. Top and base fronts and top returns with mahogany veneer. Base drawer with cut glass pulls. History from the Bristol, Virginia area and possibly the Rose Cabinetmaking shop. Top: 45" H x 49" W (at cornice) x 14 5/8" D. Base: 45 1/4" H x 23" D x 46" W. 90 1/4" total H. Circa 1840. CONDITION: Overall good condition with expected general wear. Scattered losses to mahogany veneer on base. Two full width cracks to top board of base.
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