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1998.1475 (RS23502)

Description

Grain painted Empire commode. Grained to resemble mahogany Empire furniture. Hinged top w/ two-level interior compartment. S-curved pieces at front sides; curved upper drawer; two bottom cabinet doors grained on interior to resemble oak. Ball feet.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1860
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
graining
softwood
Object type
Furniture
Places
Maine (United States)
Descriptive terms
COMMODE
commodes (French chests of drawers)
Empire
Empire (style)
Grained
graining
Softwood
softwood
Dimensions
30.75 x 27.25 x 17 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.1475
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
18835

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