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Chest

Description

Handmade chest. Dark stain with painted blue stripes on lid and front. Domed and three-paneled lid. Hinged with fabric onto a glued board box with two cleat feet at the sides.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1940-1970
Inscriptions
The name ""Amelia"" is painted on the box.
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
cloth
painting (coating)
pine (wood)
staining
wood (plant material)
Object type
Furniture
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
case furniture
CHEST
chests (case furniture)
cloth
Painted
painting (coating)
Pine
pine (wood)
Stained
staining
Synthetic Fabric
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
3 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.723
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
51079

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