Reviewing the pictures from the last catalog auction, I was struck by how many pieces were highly decorated, stringing, veneer, banding, crossbanding and almost anything else you can imagine. Over the next two blogs I thought it would be interesting to post some of my favorites along with their sale price. Not all sold.

First up:

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Rare English Jacobean Inlaid Coffer – Not Sold

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End Grain Veneer – Stringing – Drop Pull

Next.

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Very Fine Georgian Inlaid Tea Caddy – $800

And:

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Rare English Jacobean Inlaid Coffer – Not Sold

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Carving – Inlay – Stringing – Banding

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Banding

Or:

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George III Inlaid Sideboard – $2400

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Diamond Escutcheon – Bail Pull – Veneer – Banding – Cross Banding

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Cross Banding – Banding – Veneer – Stringing

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Sunburst Inlay – Cross Banding – Banding – Veneer

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Veneer – Cross Banding – Banding

Lastly for now:

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1820 Late Federal Tiger Maple & Cherry Tall Chest of Drawers – $1600

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Veneer – Banding – Figured Frieze – Cock Beading

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Banding – Veneer – Cock Beading

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Veneer – Banding – Applied Molding

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Turned Columns – Cross Hatch – Veneer – Cock Beading