Cupboard

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1775-1800

GUSN

GUSN-2108

Description

Red-painted, Shaker-style, with bracket feet and straight molded apron; basal horizontal hinged door; two cupboard doors deeply panelled with wooden knobs, with five interior shelves, above hinged board that may convert into a lap desk. (see accession file for more details)

Details

Descriptive Terms

cupboards
nailing
painting (coating)
pine (wood)
pine (wood)
Pine
Painted
Nailed
Shaker
CUPBOARD

Inscription

Painted on back: "Library 1792"

Associated Building

Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Furniture

Dimensions

70 x 36 x 11 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.125

Places

New Hampshire (United States)