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Chest

Description

Rectangular carved panelled chest. Top w/ three panels framed w/ shadow molded members. Front of chest has circular geometric motifs on panels and rails. Stiles between panels also carved. Corner stiles shadow-molded. Back w/ single panel. Ends w/ carved diamond motifs. Till inside at left. Probably re-carved in 19th century.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1676-1699
Associated Building
Gilman Garrison House (Exeter, N.H.).
Material
metal
oak (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
case furniture
CHEST
chests (case furniture)
metal
Oak
oak (wood)
Unidentified Metal
Dimensions
28.5 x 44 x 22.5 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1966.1337
Credit Line
Bequest of William Perry Dudley
GUSN
26145

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