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Chest of Drawers

1954.74 (RS110980)

Description

Chest of drawers. Mahogany, mahogany veneer, cherry, white pine. Bowfront facade with four graduated drawers with cock beading and sting inlay; elliptical brass pulls; three locks. Rests on French feet.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1815
Inscriptions
In chalk on the bottom: illegible
Material
Norway spruce (wood)
cherry (wood)
chestnut (wood)
inlay (process)
mahogany (wood)
veneer
Object type
Furniture
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
case furniture
cherry (wood)
Chest Of Drawers
chestnut (wood)
chests of drawers
Federal
inlay (process)
mahogany (wood)
Norway spruce (wood)
veneer
Dimensions
32 1/3 x 39 1/2 x 22 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1954.74
Credit Line
Bequest of Harriet L. J. Croy
GUSN
45619

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