Skip to content

Search Collections

Chest of Drawers

Description

Swell front; four drawers; turned and reeded legs; splash board with applied wooden boss; possible original brasses.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1835
Inscriptions
"Back board / back of the bureau / [illeg.]"
Location of origin
Portsmouth, New Hampshire, New England
Associated Building
Parson Smith House - Main House (South Windham, Me.).
Material
mahogany (wood)
pine (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Places
New Hampshire (United States)
Portsmouth (Rockingham county, New Hampshire)
Descriptive terms
case furniture
Chest Of Drawers
chests of drawers
Federal
mahogany (wood)
pine (wood)
Dimensions
43 1/2 x 40 5/8 x 19 3/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1954.198
Credit Line
Bequest of Marian Stetson
GUSN
171524

Comments