Chest

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1800-1850

GUSN

GUSN-25185

Description

Chest. Wood, metal, glaze. Rectangular box form with hinged, flat lid. Composed of various pieces of wood. All wooden parts of piece rained except top. Reddish-brown glaze over yellow-ochre basework matches graining seen throughout the Coffin House kitchen.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chests (case furniture)
case furniture
metal
wood (plant material)
Unidentified Metal
CHEST

Associated Building

Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Furniture

Dimensions

23 x 24 x 17 1/8 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman

Accession Number

1985.243

Places

Massachusetts (United States)