Corner Cupboard

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1750-1800

GUSN

GUSN-2344

Description

Corner cupboard. Pine, paint. Upper half comprised of scalloped end boards enclosing two shelves with thumb-molded edge and flat backboards with centered triangular-shaped upright. Lower half comprised of endboards that widen to rectangular form with molded edge and enclose two shelves with rounded corners and molded edge. Hinged door at lower left opens to two shelves. Open storage area at right.

Details

Descriptive Terms

corner cupboards
painting (coating)
pine (wood)
Pine
Painted
Cupboard, Corner

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

82 x 75 x 15 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.352

Places

Massachusetts (United States)