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Chest of Drawers

1952.84 (RS136524)

Description

Chest-on-frame. Hard and soft maple with white pine secondary wood. Cyma and c-scroll-carved skirt. Flared, flat top cornice. Rests on cabriole legs that terminate in pad feet. Replaced brass hardware. Original steel lock in third from bottom drawer.

Details

Maker
Attributed to Dunlap School (Maker)
Date
1790-1805
Location of origin
NH, USA
Material
Norway spruce (wood)
maple (wood)
silver maple (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Places
New Hampshire (United States)
Descriptive terms
case furniture
Chest Of Drawers
chests of drawers
maple (wood)
Norway spruce (wood)
Queen Anne
silver maple (wood)
Dimensions
58 x 40 x 19 5/8 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1952.84
Credit Line
Gift of Charles K. Davis
GUSN
2085
Reference Notes
Jobe, Brock and Myrna Kaye. New England Furniture: The Colonial Era. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1984.

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