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Description

Chest. Pine. Elongated rectangular six-board nailed construction. Hinged lid has molded edges. Cast iron hinges. Interior has three equal-sized compartments. Rectangular sides with boot-jack feet. Brown painted exterior, very abraded. May have been grained.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1825
Associated Building
Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
pine (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
case furniture
CHEST
chests (case furniture)
Pine
pine (wood)
Dimensions
25 x 17 1/3 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.84
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman
GUSN
25575

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