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Dressing Table

1942.2945 (RS106798)

Description

Reproduction dressing table. Pine with burled walnut veneer. Dressing glass on splashboard. Serpentine front to frame with inlaid front rail. Contains one drawer that is nailed together. Construction of drawer and frame, along with pattern of reeding and the design of the dressing glass indicate that this piece is reproduction Federal-style.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1900-1920
Associated Building
Original to Beauport, Sleeper-McCann House (Gloucester, Mass.).
Material
pine (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
case furniture
dressing tables
Federal
Pine
pine (wood)
TABLE, DRESSING
tables (support furniture)
Dimensions
29 1/2 x 35 3/8 x 18 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1942.2945
Credit Line
Gift of Constance McCann Betts, Helena Woolworth Guest and Frasier W. McCann
GUSN
58859

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