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Shelf

1971.786 (RS117772)

Description

Backless shelf unit has five shelves, progressively smaller in depth from bottom to top; sides are scalloped symetrically; second and third shelves are removable while fourth and fifth (top) are screwed at sides; case rests on bottom shelf without basal molding.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1860
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
walnut (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
SHELF
shelves
Walnut
walnut (wood)
Dimensions
49 x 53 x 8 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.786
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
5468

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