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Chest

Description

Red lacquered chest with lid that opens down at one third of the way down the front. Elaborate fittings of wrought and sheet iron.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1950
Associated Building
Original To Nickels-Sortwell House (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
iron (metal)
lacquer (coating)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Furniture
Places
Probably East Asia (Asia) [general region]
Descriptive terms
Chest
chests (case furniture)
iron (metal)
lacquer (coating)
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
31 1/4 x 34 1/4 x 17 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1958.359
Credit Line
Bequest of Frances Sortwell
GUSN
286769

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