Chest. Painted pine. Six-board rectangular chest with dovetailed construction. Hinged lid with molded edge; cleats inside each end. Three-sided handles on each end with hole to accomodate rope handle. Interior fitted with a three-part compartment at each side. "T. Colman" in chalk script inside lid. Traces of old dark green paint; now sea green overall.
- Associated Building
- Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.).
- Object type
Massachusetts (United States)
- Descriptive terms
chests (case furniture)
- 15 1/4 x 44 3/8 (HxW) (inches)
- Accession Number
- Credit Line
- Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman