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Dressing Table

Description

Dressing table. Unidentified tropical wood; walnut veneer skirt, case sides, drawer fronts, and skirt bead; walnut legs, stretchers, and feet; pine secondary (except replaced parts). Rectangular top; three drawers with drop pulls; reverse-curve skirt with central arch, drops; Shaped stretcher in the form of an x with replaced finial. Rests on trumpet-turned legs.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1715-1740
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
black walnut (wood)
brass (alloy)
inlay (process)
pine (wood)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Furniture
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
black walnut (wood)
Brass
brass (alloy)
case furniture
dressing tables
Inlaid
inlay (process)
Pine
pine (wood)
TABLE, DRESSING
tables (support furniture)
Unidentified Tropical Wood
Walnut
William and Mary
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
30 1/4 x 33 5/8 x 21 5/8 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1969.615
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
72423

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