Mansfield Cherry 8-Drawer DresserBy Copeland Furniture
The artistic American craftsman design found in our Mansfield 8-Drawer Dresser features a modern mitered frame and black bronze ring pulls. Handmade by Copeland Furniture with a solid natural, cherry wood construction, this modern dresser can be customized online with your choice of 5 shades of cherry. This low, wide dresser provides ample storage space throughout its 8 drawer configuration. Our high-end Mansfield Furniture Collection is made with utmost skill to retain an arts and crafts influence that will withstand the tests of time.
Construction details include 45 degree mitered frame construction, solid cherry wood throughout, fully finished drawer boxes with solid wood drawer fronts/sides/backs, asymmetrical English dovetails and full-extension, under-mounted, soft close drawer slides (with no visible hardware) for sturdy, smooth operation.
Base Price represents dresser in natural cherry
Shown In natural cherry
Matching Furniture is available online in our modern Copeland Mansfield Collection
Natural variations in solid wood and hand applied finishes make each piece unique. Slight grain and finish irregularities tell you that the furniture has been crafted from solid wood and are considered hallmarks of quality.
66 9/10"W x 18"L x 37 2/5"H
Copeland's drawer fronts are solid wood, 3/4" thick
Drawer sides and backs are also solid wood - cherry, maple or ash - and are a full 5/8" thick
Drawer bottoms are 1/4" high-grade plywood panels (5 Layer baltic birch)
You'll notice that our drawers are joined with an asymmetrical English dovetail joint. Asymmetrical refers to the fact that the pins (seen on the drawer front) and tails (seen on the drawer side) are of different widths. This is the gold standard in traditional joinery and is both aesthetically and structurally superior to other common techniques.
The drawer front integrates directly with the drawer side. Often you will find furniture where the drawer front is simply screwed on to a pre-existing drawer box. This is usually because the manufacturer has opted to purchase pre-manufactured drawer boxes rather than going to the trouble of designing, engineering and building the components to match their individual designs. Sadly, many manufacturers who market themselves as Made in the USA engage in this practice, effectively outsourcing components that make up nearly half of the product.
Some manufacturers cut corners, leaving drawer boxes unfinished. Not only is this unsightly, it is potentially hazardous to your clothing. Delicate garments can be snagged or even torn on rough unsanded surfaces and this becomes more pronounced with age as the unprotected wood is exposed to changing humidity. Copeland's drawer boxes are fully finished and sanded on the interiors.
Solid Wood Case Sides
Forty-five Degree Miter construction refers to the angle in which solid wood tops and solid wood sides are joined to create a perfectly seamless perimeter. Stylistically, these cases are highly refined and visually Modern. The technique to produce this style of case requires extreme precision and is only attainable through exacting detail. The leading edge of the cases is beveled to present a thin delicate, line that belies their considerable heft.
This collection uses an Under Mounted Soft Close Glide on all case pieces. These full extension glides provide a gentle bump as the drawer is fully extended and a soft automatic retraction as the drawer closes. Since they are under mounted there is no visible hardware.
Forty-five Degree Miter
Under-mounted drawer glide
At Vermont Woods Studios, each piece of fine furniture is carefully handcrafted and made to order right here in Vermont. The current lead time for production is approximately 18-20 weeks.
Once complete, your furniture is blanket-wrapped and shipped by our white glove delivery partners. The transit time from our craftsmen to you depends on accessibility to your area. Please select your delivery location in the drop down below to get an indication of what the transit time for your order would likely be:
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If you live in a location that is outside of our regularly serviced area, please add one to two weeks to your transit time.