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Description

The commode with two drawers stacked above cupboard doors; rope-turned three quarter columns applied to each front corner; all four ring-turned feet terminate in brass casters; each side with a brass bale handle; the single plank top with circular projections at the front corners and a reeded edge (similar to 1990.137.1 and .2)

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1810-1825
Material
brass (alloy)
mahogany (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Places
Possibly Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Possibly Cambridge (Middlesex county, Massachusetts)
Possibly Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
brass (alloy)
Commode
commodes (French chests of drawers)
Empire (style)
mahogany (wood)
Dimensions
28 5/8 x 24 3/8 x 17 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1990.138
Credit Line
Bequest of Susan Norton
GUSN
221975
Related Items
Title Chest of Drawers Accession number 1990.137.1 Relationship Similar Form
Title Chest of Drawers Accession number 1990.137.2 Relationship Similar Form

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