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Nightstand

1991.1217 (RS21287)

Description

Stand with one drawer and a lower galleried shelf with a beaded edge. Square overhanging top with rounded corners over a straight skirt. Vasiform turned upper legs and slightly bulbous turned lower legs. Original red paint. The drawer has two stamped brass pulls.

Details

Maker
Shaker Village (Maker)
Date
1850-1900
Location of origin
Canterbury, NH, USA
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
birch (wood)
maple (wood)
painting (coating)
Object type
Furniture
Places
New Hampshire (United States)
Descriptive terms
Birch
birch (wood)
Maple
maple (wood)
night tables
Painted
painting (coating)
Shaker
Shaker (Christian sect)
TABLE, NIGHT
tables (support furniture)
Dimensions
27 x 19 x 17.5 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1217
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2769

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