Bookcase

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1830-1850

GUSN

GUSN-188011

Description

Mahogany bookcase with diamond mullioned glazed doors, stepped pediment, foliate carved pilasters with carved capitals and bases, serpentine shaped skirt, and four cabriloe legs with claw-and-ball feet.

Details

Descriptive Terms

bookcases
shelves
mahogany (wood)
Empire (style)
Bookcase

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

FD377

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

82 x 49 1/2 x 14 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.2654