Antique Federal Bow-front Sideboard Antique Federal Bow-front Sideboard. This is a gorgeous piece that we refinished in a true black and kept exposed the rich wood on the drawers and doors. It offers the classic fluted legs that gives this sideboard its respected height and style. The drawers are bowed drawers and the piece offers a door on the left with a cabinet and the right side offers the same on the bottom and a drawer for silver above. This is a lengthy sideboard. Original 1940’s hardware. Beautiful Piece. Wax & Buffed Finish.