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Chest of drawers

1977.324 (RS85676)

Description

Chest of drawers. Mahogany with white pine secondary wood. Serpentine drawer facade. Four drawers. Original brass hardware. Steel locks in three drawers. Terminates in straight bracket feet.

Details

Maker
Attributed to Sewell, Samuel, 1724-1814 (Cabinetmaker, attributed)
Date
1760-1775
Associated Building
Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.).
Material
mahogany (wood)
pine (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Places
Maine (United States)
Descriptive terms
case furniture
CHEST
chests (case furniture)
Chippendale
Mahogany
Pine
pine (wood)
Possibly mahogany (wood)
Dimensions
30 5/8 x 37 1/2 x 21 5/8 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.324
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
4009

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