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1991.934 (RS21291)

Description

A red-painted maple and pine Hepplewhite bedside table. It has an overhanging square top above a chamfered single drawer with a wood knob handle. It has a straight side and square tapering legs that are slightly splayed. It is small and low.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1820
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
maple (wood)
nailing
painting (coating)
pine (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
Maple
maple (wood)
Nailed
nailing
night tables
Painted
painting (coating)
Pine
pine (wood)
TABLE, NIGHT
tables (support furniture)
Dimensions
23.5 x 15.625 x 16 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.934
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2709

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