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Music cabinet

1941.341 (RS30348)

Description

Large rectangular cabinet with inlaid basket of fruit inset in oval molding in door; walnut and burl walnut veneer with painted black moldings and gilt incised decoration.

Details

Label
Was on long-term loan to the Morse-Libby mansion in Portland, ME--until around 1990.
Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1875
Material
burl veneer
inlay (process)
walnut (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
burl veneer
CABINET, MUSIC
Inlaid
inlay (process)
Mahogany Veneer
music cabinets
Renaissance Revival
Walnut
walnut (wood)
Dimensions
45 x 39 x 19.5 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1941.341
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Margaret Jewell
GUSN
26284

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