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Chest of Drawers

Description

Rectangular mirror; gilt brass wreath; Two sections of drawers; columns with pineapple

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1830
Associated Building
Used at Barrett House (New Ipswich, N.H.).
Material
Norway spruce (wood)
gilding
mahogany (wood)
turning (shaping process)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
case furniture
CHEST OF DRAWERS
chests of drawers
Empire
Empire (style)
Gilded
gilding
Mahogany
mahogany (wood)
Norway spruce (wood)
Pine
Pineapple
pineapple (motif)
Turned
turning (shaping process)
Wreath
wreaths (costume accessories)
Dimensions
75.875 x 41.5 x 21.75 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1987.886
Credit Line
Gift of Caroline Barr Wade
GUSN
63389

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