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Cupboard

Description

Red-painted, Shaker-style, with bracket feet and straight molded apron; basal horizontal hinged door; two cupboard doors deeply panelled with wooden knobs, with five interior shelves, above hinged board that may convert into a lap desk. (see accession file for more details)

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1775-1800
Inscriptions
Painted on back: "Library 1792"
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
nailing
painting (coating)
pine (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Places
New Hampshire (United States)
Descriptive terms
CUPBOARD
cupboards
Nailed
nailing
Painted
painting (coating)
Pine
pine (wood)
Shaker
Dimensions
70 x 36 x 11 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.125
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2108

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