Mid-century Modern Paul McCobb Jewelry Chest with Brass Knobs c.1950s
This is an original jewelry chest by Paul McCobb. The all Teak chest has ten drawers with brass knobs. The original label is partially still intact. This piece has retained its original finish with minimal wear.
- CREATOR Paul McCobb.
- DATE OF MANUFACTURE c.1950
- MATERIALS AND TECHNIQUES Teak, Brass.
- CONDITION Good. Wear consistent with age and use.
- DIMENSIONS H 6 in. W 36 in. D 12.25 in.
McCobb came to prominence as a design and decorating consultant for Martin Feinman’s Modernage Furniture in New York City in 1948. While working at Modernage, McCobb met B.G. Mesberg. Mesberg and McCobb would later be business partners in the Planner and Directional furniture lines.