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

Object Type

Furniture

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