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Night Stand

1949.463 (RS119581)

Description

Federal period. Square case enclosing two veneered drawers with ebony string inlay. Molded round brass pulls with a central rosette. Straight rectangular legs supporting case are decorated with vertical panels and string inlay. Mid-length legs become ring turned and terminate in cylindrical feet. Legs enclose a medial scalloped apron which originally supported a shelf (shelf missing).

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1815
Associated Building
Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.).
Material
inlay (process)
mahogany (wood)
pine (wood)
veneering
Object type
Furniture
Places
New Hampshire (United States)
Descriptive terms
Federal
Inlaid
inlay (process)
Mahogany
mahogany (wood)
night tables
Pine
pine (wood)
TABLE, NIGHT
tables (support furniture)
Veneered
veneering
Dimensions
30.5 x 16.375 x 16 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.463
Credit Line
Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan
GUSN
7570

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