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Sideboard

1982.279 (RS204407)

Description

Sideboard. Mahogany, mahogany veneer, secondary wood possibly maple. with Font legs divide the facade into three sections. The outer two sections each contain a drawer above a hinged door, both of which are decorated with crotch mahogany veneers. The middle section has a wider drawer above a double hinged compartment, with two pull out wine drawers on either side. Each of the cockbeaded drawer and door fronts contain a keyhole and a lock. Rests on four turned and reeded legs in front and two in back, each terminating in leaf carving.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1800
Material
mahogany (wood)
veneer
wood (plant material)
Object type
Furniture; Storage & Display Furniture
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Federal
mahogany (wood)
Sideboard
sideboards (furniture)
veneer
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
42 1/4 x 23 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1982.279
Credit Line
Museum purchase with funds provided by an anonymous gift.
GUSN
17469

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