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Blanket Chest

1991.1177 (RS21278)

Description

Pine blanket chest, painted green, with carved feet. The top hinges open and there are two drawers with wooden pulls at the bottom.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1710-1750
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
painting (coating)
pine (wood)
Object type
Furniture; Storage & Display Furniture
Descriptive terms
blanket chests
case furniture
Chest
painting (coating)
pine (wood)
Dimensions
31 1/2 x 28 1/2 x 16 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1177
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2735

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