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Bookcase

Description

Mahogany bookcase with diamond mullioned glazed doors, stepped pediment, foliate carved pilasters with carved capitals and bases, serpentine shaped skirt, and four cabriloe legs with claw-and-ball feet.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1830-1850
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
mahogany (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
Bookcase
bookcases
Empire (style)
mahogany (wood)
shelves
Dimensions
82 x 49 1/2 x 14 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.2654
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
188011

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