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Dressing table

Description

Empire style dressing table with scroll splash board, two drawers with circular brass pulls. Turned legs. Yellow slip decorates drawers and turned legs. Stencilled flowers, fruit and vines.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1820
Location of origin
United States
Associated Building
Original To Nickels-Sortwell House (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
brass (alloy)
paint (coating)
stenciling
wood (plant material)
Object type
Furniture; Support Furniture
Descriptive terms
brass (alloy)
dressing tables
paint (coating)
stenciling
Table
Table, Dressing
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
39 1/4 x 38 x 17 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1958.450
Credit Line
Bequest of Frances Sortwell
GUSN
308506

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