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High Chest of Drawers #12791

CC010.005.251 (RS243547)

Description

Black-and-white photograph of high chest. William and Mary-style high chest of drawers has upper case with flat top; molded cornice; and five drawers in a two-over-three arrangement. Lower case has molded top lip; two deep and one shallow drawer in one tier; shaped skirt with high center arch; six legs with trumpet, cup and ring turnings; shaped front and side stretchers; plain back stretcher; and bun feet. All drawers have drop pulls. Handwritten notes on page include wood type, dimensions and A. H. Davenport Co. detail number 12791.

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Details

Collection Name
Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection I
Collection Code
CC010
Dates
1913-1914, undated
Date of Acquisition
2012
Physical Description
1 black-and-white photograph (7 3/16 x 9 3/16 inches)
Dimensions
7 3/16x 9 3/16 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
314601
Reference Code
CC010.005.251

Record details

Originator
Possibly A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries) (Photographer)
Possibly Irving & Casson - A. H. Davenport Co. (Photographer)
Descriptive Terms
William and Mary
high chests of drawers
Material Type
black-and-white photographs
photographs
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