Canadian Woodworking

5 drawer chest

5 drawer chest

Maker: Herman Veenendaal

Location: St. Marys, Ontario

This chest of drawers is made of cherry with poplar as the secondary wood. It's on a 1760s Pennsylvania example and features fluted quarter columns, hand-cut dovetailed drawers, ogee bracket feet and a shellac finish. The chest measures 32-1/4" wide and 32-1/2" tall.

Side view of drawers

Side view of drawers

Submitted: June 2022

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