Chest on chest, Chest of drawers

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1750-1775

GUSN

GUSN-245895

Description

Chippendale chest on chest. Eleven drawers with stamped brass escutcheons. Molded pediment and ogee apron on base.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chests of drawers
wood (plant material)
brass (alloy)
Chippendale
Furniture
Chest Of Drawers

Associated Building

Original To Nickels-Sortwell House (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

77 1/2 x 37 1/4 x 19 1/8 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Frances Sortwell

Accession Number

1958.201

Places

Wiscasset (Lincoln county, Maine)
Maine (United States)