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Chest of Drawers

1966.608 (RS33530)

Description

Chest of Drawers. Maple with white pine secondary wood. Five graduating drawers with beaded edges. Flared cornice molding. Rests on straight bracket feet with spurs. Chalk inscription on back reads: "L[evi] Colby/Heniker March 12th/1803."

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1803
Inscriptions
"Liev Colby/Heniker/March 12th 1803"
Location of origin
Henniker, New Hampshire
Material
eastern white pine (wood)
maple (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Places
Henniker (Merrimack county, New Hampshire)
New Hampshire (United States)
Descriptive terms
case furniture
Chest Of Drawers
chests of drawers
Chippendale
eastern white pine (wood)
maple (wood)
Dimensions
48.125 x 38.25 x 18.5 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1966.608
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. E. Radley
GUSN
47401

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