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Chest of Drawers

1946.207 (RS110974)

Description

Chest of drawers. Mahogany, cherry, tulip poplar, white pine secondary. Large overhanging top drawer with three lower drawers. Upper gallery with three drawers. Paneled sides. Rests on twist-reeded and pineapple-carved legs and feet.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1830-1850
Inscriptions
Label with history on galley drawers. See provenance.
Material
American tulipwood (wood)
Norway spruce (wood)
cherry (wood)
mahogany (wood)
Object type
Furniture; Storage & Display Furniture
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
American tulipwood (wood)
case furniture
cherry (wood)
Chest of Drawers
chests of drawers
Empire (style)
mahogany (wood)
Norway spruce (wood)
Dimensions
47 1/3 x 45 x 21 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1946.207
Credit Line
Bequest of Miss Olive Percival
GUSN
54245

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