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Washstand

1971.989 (RS117955)

Description

Square top with conforming lower shelf with drawer; milk-white glass knob on drawer (probably of later date); machine-turned legs; painted light blue (not original paint).

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1840
Inscriptions
""38"" stamped on drawer rest.
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
machine-made
pine (wood)
turning (shaping process)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
machine-made
Pine
pine (wood)
Turned
turning (shaping process)
WASHSTAND
washstands
Dimensions
28.375 x 19.75 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.989
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
5898

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