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Chest of Drawers

1990.137.2 (RS110999)

Description

Chest of drawers with two short drawers above three long drawers, each with original rosette brasses; side features panels inset into molded frames; rope-turned front corner columns with ring-turned feet; back feet ring-turned; solid mahogany top with circular corner projections and reeded edge; drawers separated by dust boards.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1835
Inscriptions
"#2"
Material
mahogany (wood)
poplar (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Places
Possibly Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Possibly Cambridge (Middlesex county, Massachusetts)
Possibly Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Chest Of Drawers
chests of drawers
Empire (style)
mahogany (wood)
poplar (wood)
Dimensions
39 x 45 x 21 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1990.137.2
Credit Line
Bequest of Susan Norton
GUSN
221965
Related Items
Title Commode Accession number 1990.138
Title Chest of Drawers Accession number 1990.137.1

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