Corner basin stand

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1795-1810

GUSN

GUSN-17391

Description

Washstand with triangular top with circular apertures for basin and tumblers. Shaped backsplash with single small shelf near apex. Scalloped apron. Edges of apron and top have simple light wood stringing. Front of legs have light wood stringing forming arches at top, drawer section and below it. Shelf with drawer below at mid-section; front panelled in three sections. Brass bail handle on drawer. Shaped shelf near feet. Square legs with front feet which curve outward. History of piece on dustboard below drawer.

Details

Descriptive Terms

corner basin stands
inlay (process)
mahogany (wood)
wood (plant material)
Stand, Floor
Washstand
Mahogany
Inlaid
Washstand

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Furniture; Support Furniture

Dimensions

38.875 x 27 x 14.5 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Museum Purchase

Accession Number

1969.572

Places

New Hampshire (United States)