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Sideboard

1970.493 (RS115385)

Description

Mid-Victorian sideboard with feet composed of paired volutes. Serpentine front with pair of hinged doors, decorated with shelf carvings. Doors open to three corresponding drawers. Marble top with marble shelf above it, supported by pierced and carved side brackets. Solid back ending in shaped crest with central medallion of basket and flowers.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1850
Location of origin
New York
Associated Building
Original to Roseland Cottage (Woodstock, Conn.).
Material
marble (rock)
rosewood (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Places
New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
High Victorian
Marble
marble (rock)
Mid-Victorian
Rosewood
rosewood (wood)
Sideboard
sideboards (furniture)
Dimensions
78 1/8 x 52 1/2 x 27 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.493
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret Carson Holt
GUSN
64266

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