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1985.243 (RS118598)

Description

Chest. Wood, metal, glaze. Rectangular box form with hinged, flat lid. Composed of various pieces of wood. All wooden parts of piece rained except top. Reddish-brown glaze over yellow-ochre basework matches graining seen throughout the Coffin House kitchen.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1850
Associated Building
Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
metal
wood (plant material)
Object type
Furniture
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
case furniture
CHEST
chests (case furniture)
metal
Unidentified Metal
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
23 x 24 x 17 1/8 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.243
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman
GUSN
25185

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