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Blanket Chest

1986.622 (RS24732)

Description

It has a dome top, dovetail construction, iron hinges, a steel lock plate and hasp and it is unpainted.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1810-1830
Inscriptions
On the hinged clasp it reads: Pat. Nov./30 [illegible].
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
dovetail joints
iron (metal)
pine (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
blanket chests
case furniture
CHEST, BLANKET
Dovetail
dovetail joints
Iron
iron (metal)
Pine
pine (wood)
Dimensions
18.25 x 35.75 x 17.25 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.622
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
51006

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