Chest of Drawers
Rectangular top with molded edge on a 5-drawer case (2 short drawers over 3 graduated long drawers), with molded base raised on 4 turned elongated ball feet. All is painted red-brown and decorated with yellow and black to simulate tortoise shell. Original engraved, brass quatrefoil escutcheons, teardrop pulls and back plates. The facade of case is accented with arched moldings surrounding drawers and side verticals.
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- Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
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chests of drawers
William and Mary
- 41.5 x 36.875 x 18.5 (HxWxD) (inches)
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- Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little