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Half Sideboard

2016.4.8 (RS258120)

Description

Half sideboard. Maple and mahogany with bird's-eye maple veneers. Eastern white pine secondary wood. Center cupboard flanked by narrow drawers. Two full drawers underneath. Circular stamped brass drawer pulls. Four fluted and spool columns with carved legs, ball feet.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1810-1815
Inscriptions
"This sideboard is the property of / John N. Lewis, Eva E. Lewis Blye / and Clyde H. Blye, who are the / son, daughter + grandson of John S. Lewis / who was the great grandson of / Mrs. Dr. Alen Thatcher the / original owner." (Black ink)
Location of origin
Vermont
Material
bird's-eye maple
eastern white pine (wood)
mahogany (wood)
maple (wood)
Object type
Furniture; Storage & Display Furniture
Places
Probably Vermont (United States)
Descriptive terms
bird's-eye maple
eastern white pine (wood)
mahogany (wood)
maple (wood)
Sideboard
sideboards (furniture)
Dimensions
40 1/2 x 42 1/2 x 19 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2016.4.8
Credit Line
Gift of Irene Hollister
GUSN
317248

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