Chest of Drawers

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1820-1835

GUSN

GUSN-221965

Description

Chest of drawers with two short drawers above three long drawers, each with original rosette brasses; side features panels inset into molded frames; rope-turned front corner columns with ring-turned feet; back feet ring-turned; solid mahogany top with circular corner projections and reeded edge; drawers separated by dust boards.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chests of drawers
mahogany (wood)
poplar (wood)
Empire (style)
Chest Of Drawers

Inscription

"#2"

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

39 x 45 x 21 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Susan Norton

Accession Number

1990.137.2

Places

Possibly Massachusetts (United States)
Possibly Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Possibly Cambridge (Middlesex county, Massachusetts)

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