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Chest of Drawers

1969.625 (RS117163)

Description

Chest of drawers. Mahogany primary wood, white pine secondary wood. Upper section has broken scroll pediment with carved florettes. Fluted pilasters. Carved fan motif at uppermost and lowermost central drawers. Cyma-curved skirt. Rests on cabriole legs with raised pad feet.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1770-1800
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
Norway spruce (wood)
carving (processes)
mahogany (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Carved
carving (processes)
case furniture
Chest Of Drawers
chests of drawers
Chippendale
Mahogany
mahogany (wood)
Norway spruce (wood)
Pine
Dimensions
83 1/3 x 44 1/8 x 21 7/8 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1969.625
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
72433

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