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Chest

Description

6-board chest painted gray. Rectangular form with flat hinged top and beaded rim projecting down. Small key hole at top center. Sides have applied rectangular molded wooden handles. Dovetail construction. Interior unfinished.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1834-1867
Inscriptions
On top is painted: ""Col. T.L. Casey""
Associated Building
Original to Casey Farm (Saunderstown, R.I.).
Material
wood (plant material)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
case furniture
Chest
chests (case furniture)
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
12 5/8 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
1955.328
Credit Line
Bequest of Edward P. Casey
GUSN
25876

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