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Highchest

Description

Once highchest now cut-down and resting on four ball feet. Base encloses three square drawers, side by side. Top of base molded to receive recessed upper chest with five drawers in four tiers. Molded pediment; rectangular top. Mahogany stain.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1700-1733
Associated Building
Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.).
Material
staining
wood (plant material)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
case furniture
CHEST OF DRAWERS
high chests of drawers
Stained
staining
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
48.875 x 38.75 x 21.5 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.206
Credit Line
Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan
GUSN
4272

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