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1986.421 (RS25597)

Description

"Boston Rocker Style" crest and turned 7 spindle back surmounting box w/ four tapering legs and turned stretchers; seat pierced w/ circular hole and cover; box has hinged rear door; painted brown.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1860
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
ash (wood)
pine (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
Ash
ash (wood)
COMMODE
commodes (French chests of drawers)
Pine
pine (wood)
Dimensions
39.938 x 22.5 x 18 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.421
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
50835

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