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Set of Bookcases

1991.933A-D (RS25693)

Description

Set of four stacked pine graduated bookcases, of open rectangular form and equal width. The top case (shortest) has molded cornice and is black printed on top. It is all yellow stained on the outside with red-painted interiors.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1825-1850
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
nailing
painting (coating)
pine (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
BOOKCASE
bookcases
Nailed
nailing
Painted
painting (coating)
Pine
pine (wood)
shelves
Dimensions
46 x 38 x 10 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.933A-D
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2708

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