Chest of Drawers

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1820-1835

GUSN

GUSN-171524

Description

Swell front; four drawers; turned and reeded legs; splash board with applied wooden boss; possible original brasses.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chests of drawers
case furniture
mahogany (wood)
pine (wood)
Federal
Chest Of Drawers

Inscription

"Back board / back of the bureau / [illeg.]"

Associated Building

Parson Smith House - Main House (South Windham, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Portsmouth, New Hampshire, New England

Object Type

Furniture

Dimensions

43 1/2 x 40 5/8 x 19 3/4 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Marian Stetson

Accession Number

1954.198

Places

New Hampshire (United States)
Portsmouth (Rockingham county, New Hampshire)