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Description

Rectangular form, dome-top hinged lid on conforming case, overall sponge grained in amber and ochre in swirl pattern, iron clasp and lock plate painted black.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1825-1850
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
dovetail joints
graining
iron (metal)
pine (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
case furniture
CHEST
Dovetail
dovetail joints
graining
Iron
iron (metal)
Painted
Pine
pine (wood)
trunks (containers)
Dimensions
10.5 x 24 x 11.875 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1335
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2874

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