Book Rack

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1868-1899

GUSN

GUSN-12722

Description

Flat rectangular base enclosed by hinged scallopecd ends with dark burl and blonde veneer forming a cameo and scroll pattern.

Details

Descriptive Terms

racks (supporting devices)
veneer
burl veneer
walnut (wood)
cameos
scrolls (motifs)
walnut (wood)
Burl
Walnut
Blonde Veneer
Scroll
Cameo
RACK, BOOK

Associated Building

Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

7.5 (H) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.1826