Carved English Spice Chest and Dressing Table, 2 items total. 1st item: Jacobean style spice chest, walnut with pine secondary wood, stepped and molded top with ripple molding to cornice, doors and base; two doors with small wrought iron hinges, lined with marbleized paper and mounted with wrought iron locks, open to an interior fitted with 9 finely dovetailed drawers having knob shaped pulls, atop a paneled and molded base and four bun feet. Square nail construction to back. 14 1/2'' H x 11 1/2'' W x 7 1/4'' D. American or English, Late 19th century. 2nd item: Oak dressing table, rectangular top with carved molded edge over three dovetailed drawers, all with bas-relief carved floral medallions and carved knob pulls, over a shaped skirt with vertical incised lines and S-scroll molded returns. Queen Anne style block and tapered legs ending in pad feet. 28'' H x 29 3/4'' W x 16 1/2'' D. English, possibly an early 18th century frame with 19th century restorations and enhancements. CONDITION: Both items overall good condition. 1st item: Abrasions, stains and some molding losses to interior; losses to paper door lining. Scattered worm holes and shrinkage, especially to back around rear feet. Exterior with light paint splash to door front at top. Some cracking and losses to feet. 2nd item: Top likely 19th century replacement, carving and skirt probably added in the 19th century. Scattered shrinkage throughout, wear and abrasions to feet. Water mark or stain to corner of top. Scattered worm holes.
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