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1971.779 (RS117771)

Description

Two leaded glass doors; short rectangular panel at top back with molded edge; flat cornice top with molded and beaded frieze; sliding rectangular wooden and leaded glass doors with brass keyholes; leaded glass creates a series of rectangles with a torch in center of each glass panel; molded base with carved corner brackets; curved side panels; on wooden casters; two adjustable shelves; case finished with dark brown/black stain.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1900
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
glass (material)
glazing (coating)
lead (metal)
oak (wood)
tin (metal)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
Arts and Crafts
Arts and Crafts (movement)
BOOKCASE
bookcases
Glass
glass (material)
glazing (coating)
Lead
lead (metal)
Oak
oak (wood)
shelves
tin (metal)
Tin Glazed
Torch
Dimensions
49.375 x 39.25 x 13.75 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.779
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
5461

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