Chest of Drawers

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1700-1725

GUSN

GUSN-256400

Description

Probably made as top section of high chest. Dovetails of top board on sides visible on top. Top cornice molding is two ogees with veneered architrave between. Five drawers, two split width over three full width. Dovetailed soft wood drawers with veneered face having herring bone banding. Molding around base above four ball feet.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chests of drawers
pine (wood)
walnut (wood)
wood (plant material)
veneer
Chest Of Drawers

Associated Building

Original To Winslow Crocker House (Yarmouth Port, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

373.1981

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Continental

Object Type

Furniture

Dimensions

37 1/8 x 37 13/16 x 21 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Estate of Guido Perera

Accession Number

1999.578