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Chest of Drawers

Description

Four drawers; Ogee molding top and base; Central drop; Original brass hardware.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1764-1780
Associated Building
Used at Barrett House (New Ipswich, N.H.).
Material
Norway spruce (wood)
mahogany (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
case furniture
Chest Of Drawers
chests of drawers
Chippendale
Mahogany
mahogany (wood)
Norway spruce (wood)
Pine
People and organizations
Barrett, Charles, 1740-1808
Dimensions
30.25 x 34 x 21.25 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1955.400
Credit Line
Gift of Caroline Barr Wade
GUSN
63342
Reference Notes
Jobe, Brock and Myrna Kaye. New England Furniture: The Colonial Era. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1984.

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