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Chest of Drawers

Description

Paneled end chest of four graduated drawers. Walnut top with double layer of dentils under edge. Hung, nail constructed drawers have heavily molded walnut veneer facing, each drawer having two raised panels with replaced pull at center, lock fitted in space between panels. Molded drawer dividers. Stiles continue to floor to form feet. Dark stain refinish.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1680-1710
Location of origin
England
Associated Building
Original To Winslow Crocker House (Yarmouth Port, Mass.).
Material
chestnut (wood)
elm (wood)
softwood
walnut (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
Chest Of Drawers
chestnut (wood)
chests of drawers
Possibly elm (wood)
softwood
walnut (wood)
People and organizations
Thacher, Mary
Dimensions
35 7/8 x 37 1/2 x 22 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1999.495
Credit Line
Estate of Guido Perera
GUSN
256230

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