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Bookcase

2006.44.2186 (RS99894)

Description

Mahogany double door bookcase with an A-shaped gallery centered by a carved shell with bellflowers that sits atop a case of double sliding glass doors. The doors are flanked by reeded Ionic columns and topped with an egg-and-dart molding below dental modling that extends around the corners.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1900-1930
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
glass (material)
mahogany (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
Bookcase
bookcases
glass (material)
mahogany (wood)
Neoclassical
shelves
Dimensions
55 5/8 x 52 1/4 x 15 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.2186
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
171454
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