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Chest of Drawers

1986.395 (RS24738)

Description

Chest of drawers. Mahogany veneer, secondary wood probably birch .Straight front; overhanging rectangular top over four graduated drawers, each with string inlay and cockbeaded; raised on a molded base and bracket feet; stamped brass drawer pulls.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1820
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
birch (wood)
mahogany (wood)
veneer
Object type
Furniture; Storage & Display Furniture
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
birch (wood)
case furniture
Chest of Drawers
chests of drawers
Federal
mahogany (wood)
veneer
Dimensions
36 2/8 x 41 1/8 x 19 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.395
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
50814

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