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Bidet

1991.447 (RS21298)

Description

A deep, rectangular box-like top with a beaded upper edge and molded lower lip, which lifts to reveal a kidney-shaped hole for the basin. It has a straight skirt and four turned legs. It has a clear finish.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1805-1825
Location of origin
England
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
mahogany (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
BIDET
bidets (plumbing fixtures)
Mahogany
mahogany (wood)
Sheraton
Dimensions
19 1/8 x 21 1/2 x 12 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.447
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2424

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