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1986.769 (RS25616)

Description

Of rectangular form, with an overhanging hinged lid with cleats at the ends, and the base with ogee arched ends. It has a straight front and backskirt, and the interior is divided into three sections (bins) and modernly painted a yellow.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1880
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
nailing
painting (coating)
pine (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
case furniture
CHEST
chests (case furniture)
Nailed
nailing
Painted
painting (coating)
Pine
pine (wood)
Dimensions
25 x 50.75 x 20.5 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.769
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
11668

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