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1977.236 (RS116469)

Description

Rectangular form with shaped crest and carved ears; scalloped base; beveled glass, gilt liner; veneered sides.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1750-1795
Location of origin
England
Associated Building
Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.).
Material
Scotch pine (wood)
gilding
mahogany (wood)
veneering
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
Chippendale
Gilded
gilding
looking glasses
Mahogany
mahogany (wood)
Mirror
mirrors
Pine
Possibly Scotch pine (wood)
Veneered
veneering
Dimensions
38.75 x 20.188 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.236
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
3894

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