The Americana Collection of C Thomas Attix Jr
By Locati LLC
May 19, 2024
761 Durham Road Pineville, PA 18946, United States
Locati LLC is proud to present American Furniture and Silver from the Collection of C Thomas Attix, Jr., who was a lifelong collector of American material culture with a particular fondness of furniture, coin silver, and Oriental rugs. His collection reflects his interest in the Delaware Valley, with an emphasis on mid 18th through early 19th century silversmiths and figured hardwoods vetted by his discerning eye for form and surface. Among the highlights are a Thomas Stretch Philadelphia clock, a collection of figured maple furniture, and silver by noted makers such as Joseph Richardson Sr. and Richard Humphreys.

LOT 24:

Pennsylvania Federal Walnut Splay Leg Stand, Early 19th Century

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Auction took place on May 19, 2024 at Locati LLC

Pennsylvania Federal Walnut Splay Leg Stand, Early 19th Century

A Pennsylvania Federal Walnut Splay Leg Stand, Early 19th Century. The square top above a single dovetailed splayed drawer with incised beading and oval pressed brass handle with acorn, raised on turned tapered splay legs. Walnut and tulip poplar secondary wood.

Dimensions: Height 28 3/4in; width 18in; depth 17 1/2in.

Provenance: Property from the Collection of C. Thomas Attix Jr., East Windsor, New Jersey.


Structurally sound. Retaining a very old, grungy and dry surface. Original brass, heavy toning overall. The top with slight warping. There is a half width horizontal age crack to the top on the right side. General marks, wear, nicks, abrasions and surface scratches commensurate with age and use.

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