Serpentine Chest of Drawers
This chest of drawers is based on many period designs. The drawer fronts are crotch mahogany veneers applied with hot hide glue hammer veneering. The chest sides are mahogany veneers as well. The top, moldings, and feet are solid mahogany as well as the drawer beading. The secondary wood and drawer sides are poplar. The finish is hand applied shellac with the top being French polished.