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Chest of Drawers

1986.635 (RS24722)

Description

A rectangular case with an overhanging top over a bowed top drawer and three drawers. It is enclosed by rope turned and wheat carved columns terminating front legs. It is surmounted by recessed a two drawer secondary case with bowed splashboard.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1825-1845
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
mahogany (wood)
veneer
Object type
Furniture; Storage & Display Furniture
Descriptive terms
case furniture
Chest of Drawers
chests of drawers
Empire (style)
mahogany (wood)
veneer
Dimensions
53 x 43 x 21 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.635
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
51015

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