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Chest Of Drawers

2009.9.3 (RS110841)

Description

Bow front chest of drawers. Federal carved mahogany with four drawers with inlaid fronts. Circular brass drawer hardware. Reeded legs with turned feet. The original location for the chest of drawers was in Mary's Bedroom at the Sarah Orne Jewett House in South Berwick, Maine.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
c.1810-1815
Material
brass (alloy)
mahogany (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
brass (alloy)
case furniture
Chest Of Drawers
chests of drawers
Federal
mahogany (wood)
Dimensions
40 1/4 x 45 x 24 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2009.9.3
Credit Line
Museum Purchase
GUSN
172763

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