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Chest of Drawers

1973.333 (RS111061)

Description

Four bowfront drawers with beaded edges; turned and rop-twisted legs; gallery with two drawers, scrolled splashboard with stamped rosettes

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1835
Inscriptions
X1
X2
X3
X4
Location of origin
Boston, Massachusetts, New England
Associated Building
Josiah Smith Tavern Main House.
Material
mahogany (wood)
pine (wood)
veneer
Object type
Furniture
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
case furniture
Chest Of Drawers
chests of drawers
Empire (style)
mahogany (wood)
pine (wood)
veneer
Dimensions
49 1/4 x 41 1/4 x 18 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1973.333
Credit Line
Gift of Alice E. and Ellen M. Jones
GUSN
171469

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