Paul McCobb extension table and chairs

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  • Item Category: Furniture & Furnishings
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Oct 21, 2007
  • Channel: Auction House
You are bidding on an amazing vintage dining set by Paul McCobb for the H. Sacks and Sons company from Brookline, Massachusetts. H. Sacks and Sons was a high line retailer in Brookline , serving Boston and the Harvard area from 1912 till the 80's. It was common for them to"Private Label" furniture from many mfg's with their name, we see items from all periods marked this way, and that is the case These are identical to the # 7028 table w/brass inlay edge and stretchers, the # 7001 side chair, and # 7009 arm chair produced by Calvin of Grand Rapids, MI for their Directional series. This set is extremely rare and seldom seen on ebay. The same set is currently for sale at Wright in Chicago, one of the premier modern furniture auction houses and retailers in the U.S. is a link to their set: /wn/category/dining/individual_lots/din_wn433-001.html they are offering it with eight chairs (as opposed to this set with four) for $9500. I have set my reserve at less than $400. The table, chairs, and six leaves are made from a beautiful mahogany that has developed a nice patina over the years. With all six leaves, the table measures a massive 128 inches and could accommodate 10 people easily. The set is in good condition and could be used as is, but does have some flaws. The bodies of the chairs have a few scuffs that clean up nicely and don't ... read more