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1969.1668.1 (RS117265)

Description

Bookcase. Walnut. Flat top with two short drawers across top and three divided shelves. Applied acanthus and c-scrolls at corners and divider. Applied cartouches. Rests on plinth base surmounted by molding.

Details

Maker
Ellis, John A. (Cabinetmaker)
Ross, W. F. (Cabinetmaker)
Date
1863
Location of origin
East Cambridge, MA, USA; Boston, MA, USA
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
black walnut (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
black walnut (wood)
BOOKCASE
bookcases
shelves
Walnut
Dimensions
37 1/2 x 128 5/8 x 16 7/8 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1969.1668.1
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
69688

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