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Chest of Drawers

1987.1430 (RS33267)

Description

Bowfront, four drawers; French feet; shaped skirt; string inlaid drawer fronts with cock beading.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1790-1810
Material
Norway spruce (wood)
inlay (process)
mahogany (wood)
veneer
Object type
Furniture; Storage & Display Furniture
Places
Connecticut (United States)
Descriptive terms
case furniture
Chest of Drawers
chests of drawers
Federal
inlay (process)
mahogany (wood)
Norway spruce (wood)
veneer
Dimensions
36 x 39 1/4 x 22 3/8 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1987.1430
GUSN
44433
Reference Notes
Wesselman, Linda J. and Martha D. Hamilton. Earliest Recollections: Furnishings from the Family of Edwin B. Sears. Boston: Society for the Preservation of New England Antiquities, 1984.

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