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Corner Washstand

1991.1272 (RS21280)

Description

A triangular form with rounded front with arched back or splash board with quarter round shelf top pierced with three holes, and shelf with single long drawer with brass bail handle. All raised on three square tapering legs with shaped medial shelf. Painted dark red and pinstriped in yellow gold.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1830
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
painting (coating)
pine (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
Federal
Painted
painting (coating)
Pine
pine (wood)
WASHSTAND
washstands
Dimensions
30.5 x 25 x 16 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1272
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2821

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