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Chest

Description

A chest with a flat top and molded edge with two short drawers over three long drawers. It has a molded base that is raised on four ball turned feet with quatrifoil brasslock plates and pierced floriform brass escuteons with brass drop drawer pulls (2 to each drawer). It is painted dark brown.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1690-1720
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
maple (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Places
Connecticut (United States)
Descriptive terms
case furniture
CHEST
chests (case furniture)
Maple
maple (wood)
William and Mary
Dimensions
38 x 37 x 21 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1077
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
3291

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