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Blanket Chest

Description

Rectangular bright aqua blue-painted pine blanket chest; overhanging hinged lid above projecting front and rear panels; inset sides with bracket feet; nailed and glued construction.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1920
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
nailing
painting (coating)
pine (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
blanket chests
case furniture
CHEST, BLANKET
Nailed
nailing
Painted
painting (coating)
Pine
pine (wood)
Dimensions
24.25 x 27 x 13.75 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1233
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2783

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