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Board Chest

1991.1609 (RS21556)

Description

Chest with rectangular cotter pin hinged lid. Chest has a molded edge on conforming case and is raised on boot jack ends (with cyma curved cutout). Chest is painted a dark red.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1790-1825
Associated Building
Used At Silvermine Tavern. Used At Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
painting (coating)
pine (wood)
Object type
Furniture; Storage & Display Furniture
Descriptive terms
board chests
case furniture
Chest
miniatures (toys)
Painted
painting (coating)
Pine
pine (wood)
Dimensions
6 1/8 x 10 1/2 x 4 3/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1609
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
3111

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