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Blanket Chest

Description

Painted and decorated Chippendale style six board chest.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1793
Possibly
Inscriptions
Top inscribed ""Fra Babin 1793.""
Associated Building
Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.).
Material
appliqué (technique)
birch (wood)
maple (wood)
painting (coating)
pine (wood)
walnut (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
Applied
appliqué (technique)
Birch
birch (wood)
blanket chests
case furniture
CHEST, BLANKET
Chippendale
Floral
floral patterns
Maple
maple (wood)
Painted
painting (coating)
Pine
pine (wood)
Vine
vines
Walnut
walnut (wood)
Dimensions
24.5 x 50.875 x 24.75 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.208
Credit Line
Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan
GUSN
4274

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