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High Chest

Description

In two sections. Flat top with molded cornice over 2 narrow drawers above 3 wide graduated to deepest at bottom. Half round applied molding surround mahogany veneered, dovetailed drawers. Cut-out skirt, single arch at sides. Six bold trumpet turned legs with ball feet. Flat stretcher between reflects pattern of skirt cut-outs. Replaced key plates and tear drop brasses.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1710-1725
Location of origin
New York, USA
Associated Building
Original To Winslow Crocker House (Yarmouth Port, Mass.).
Material
mahogany (wood)
poplar (wood)
veneer
walnut (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Places
New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
Chest
chests (case furniture)
mahogany (wood)
poplar (wood)
veneer
walnut (wood)
People and organizations
Thacher, Mary
Dimensions
64 1/2 x 41 1/2 x 22 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1999.242
Credit Line
Estate of Guido R Perera
GUSN
253503

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