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Chest on frame

1998.223AB (RS23659)

Description

Miniature chest on stand w/ lacquered decoration, Japanese. Exterior chest doors w/ pressed tin hinges open to two drawers w/ bail pulls. Two small and one large drawer beneath. Chest painted burgundy w/ black trim and gold foliate detail. Black stand.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1910
Location of origin
Japan
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
lacquering
tin (metal)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Furniture
Places
New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
case furniture
CHEST ON FRAME
chests on frames
Lacquered
lacquering
miniatures (toys)
Tin
tin (metal)
wood (plant material)
People and organizations
A.A. Vantine & Co.
Dimensions
12.25 x 9 x 5 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.223AB
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
19872

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