An outstanding 19th-C. French Louis XVI-Style mahogany semanier (From the French word for week, semaine. The chest has 7 drawers, one for each day of the week ). The chest features crotch mahogany panels, oak secondary construction, hand cut dovetail joints (standard construction of the period), original solid brass hardware, and a brass galleried carrara marble top. Case is tight and drawers function smoothly. Gallery, 0.75" H.