Middle Tennessee Jackson press, attributed to Maury County, walnut with mahogany veneer, poplar secondary. The top section having a slanted cornice over a figured walnut or mahogany dovetailed frieze, two glazed doors with total of 16 panes opening to three shelves. The lower section with mahogany veneer along the upper edge, paneled sides, one overhanging drawer above three graduated dovetailed drawers having wood pulls flanked by full pilaster turnings with ionic carved capitals and pineapple carved bases, over tall turned feet. Top section and lower section are associated. 91 1/2" H x 47" W x 23" D. 2nd quarter 19th century. Provenance: Nashville collection, found in Maury County. CONDITION: Upper section associated with lower section. Old refinishing with general wear to case. Scattered losses to veneer. Narrow drawer with split on bottom of side. Right drawer with old patch above knob.
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