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Chest of drawers

Description

Bow front chest of drawers with curving apron and splayed feet. Four drawers with oval brass escutcheons. Inlay around top, keyholes, and edges of drawers.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1790-1830
Location of origin
New England
Associated Building
Original To Nickels-Sortwell House (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
brass (alloy)
inlay (process)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Furniture; Storage & Display Furniture
Descriptive terms
brass (alloy)
Chest of Drawers
chests of drawers
inlay (process)
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
53 3/8 x 40 1/2 x 21 1/8 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1958.445
Credit Line
Bequest of Frances Sortwell
GUSN
308499

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