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Etagere

1998.5527 (RS23332)

Description

Walnut etagere, 5 tiered, graduated shelves. Smallest shelf is at the top; largest at the bottom. Crest of openwork foliate pattern at the back of top shelves--plain crest w/ scalloped edges at top of bottom two shelves. Four stiles between shelves: two at either side. Stiles are scrolled w/ openwork centers. Four turned finials at the corners of top shelf. Four turned feet.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1858-1870
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
carving (processes)
walnut (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
Carved
carving (processes)
ETAGERE
shelves
Walnut
walnut (wood)
étagères
Dimensions
48.75 x 32 x 12.25 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.5527
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
23611

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