Chest

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1840-1860

GUSN

GUSN-221888

Description

Rectangular chest with brass mounts at the corners of the lid, at the corners of the case, and along the bottom edge; the lid with a brass name plaque; the chest with the eschuteons; brass bale handles on each end. The interior with old paper lining of white, blue, and silver foil.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chests (case furniture)
camphorwood (wood)
brass (alloy)
Chinese export
Chest

Inscription

"EXCHING" (On paper label)

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Furniture

Dimensions

26 3/4 x 52 3/4 x 25 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Susan Norton

Accession Number

1990.127