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Blanket Chest

Description

Hinged top; long rectangular drawer with wooden pull. Chest painted brown with yellow painted decoration of "tree of life" motif and human figures on the front.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1899
Associated Building
Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.).
Material
pine (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
blanket chests
case furniture
CHEST, BLANKET
Classical Figure
Pine
pine (wood)
tree of life (general motif)
Tree-of-Life
Dimensions
19.125 x 22.75 x 11.25 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.228
Credit Line
Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan
GUSN
4507

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