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Chest of Drawers

Description

Probably made as top section of high chest. Dovetails of top board on sides visible on top. Top cornice molding is two ogees with veneered architrave between. Five drawers, two split width over three full width. Dovetailed soft wood drawers with veneered face having herring bone banding. Molding around base above four ball feet.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1700-1725
Location of origin
Continental
Associated Building
Original To Winslow Crocker House (Yarmouth Port, Mass.).
Material
pine (wood)
veneer
walnut (wood)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
Chest Of Drawers
chests of drawers
Possibly pine (wood)
veneer
walnut (wood)
wood (plant material)
People and organizations
Thacher, Mary
Dimensions
37 1/8 x 37 13/16 x 21 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1999.578
Credit Line
Estate of Guido Perera
GUSN
256400

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