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High Chest on frame

Description

William and Mary chest on frame. Chest with five drawers, frame with three drawers; brass escutcheons with incised edges. Drawers have herringbone inlay around edges. Frame with six turned legs has crossed stretchers. Document tray in cornice.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1690-1740
Probably
Location of origin
United States, New England
Associated Building
Original To Nickels-Sortwell House (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
brass (alloy)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Furniture; Storage & Display Furniture
Descriptive terms
brass (alloy)
Chest of Drawers
Chest on Frame
chests on frames
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
32 3/8 x 37 3/4 x 20 3/8 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1958.219
Credit Line
Bequest of Frances Sortwell
GUSN
308147

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