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Highchest Base

Description

Highchest Base Table. Maple primary wood, white pine secondary wood. Rectangular top with molded edge. Central drawer over arched apron. Flanking drawers over reverse curves. Rests on slender cabriole legs and pad feet. Replaced hardware.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1735-1770
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
Norway spruce (wood)
brass (alloy)
mahogany (wood)
maple (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Brass
brass (alloy)
case furniture
dressing tables
Mahogany
mahogany (wood)
Maple
maple (wood)
Norway spruce (wood)
Pine
Queen Anne
TABLE, DRESSING
tables (support furniture)
Dimensions
32 1/2 x 38 1/2 x 22 5/8 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1969.614
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
72422

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