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Corner Cupboard

1991.1602 (RS25730)

Description

Projecting cornice carved with sawtooth band over cove molding, beaded and dentillated border over case; splayed, fluted sides; three winged thumbmolded doors and a molded and reed-carved waist; the upper two doors are rectangular, paneled with stepped and carved diamond devices, and closed with shaped wooden latches; the lower door is square and carved with similar diamond devices; flat base and varnished finish.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1910
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
carving (processes)
maple (wood)
pine (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
Carved
carving (processes)
corner cupboards
Cupboard, Corner
Maple
maple (wood)
Pine
pine (wood)
Dimensions
58 1/4 x 24 x 13 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1602
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
3105

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