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Chest of drawers

1949.748 (RS102043)

Description

Rectangular; resting on straight bracket feet. Four graduated drawers with incised lines following contour of drawer front. Corresponding blond stringing. Rectangular top with straight edges.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1795-1825
Associated Building
Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.).
Material
brass (alloy)
incising
inlay (process)
mahogany (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
Brass
brass (alloy)
case furniture
CHEST OF DRAWERS
chests of drawers
Federal
Grape
Incised
incising
Inlaid
inlay (process)
Mahogany
mahogany (wood)
vine scrolls
Dimensions
36.188 x 41.125 x 20.375 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.748
Credit Line
Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan
GUSN
8105

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