Chest of Drawers

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1770

GUSN

GUSN-26856

Description

Blockfront chest of drawers. Mahogany with white pine secondary wood. Shell carved drop. Beaded edge surrounds drawer openings. Rests on ogee bracket feet. Original brass pulls and locks. Escutcheons surrounding keyhole replaced.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chests of drawers
case furniture
mahogany (wood)
eastern white pine (wood)
Chest Of Drawers

Associated Building

Original To Bowman House Main House,

Additional Identification Number

B-8

Related Items

Title Looking Glass Accession Number 1980.80

Maker

Bright, George, 1726-1805 (Cabinetmaker)

Location of Origin

MA

Object Type

Furniture

Dimensions

31 x 39 x 20 11/16 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Florence L. Bixby

Accession Number

1980.79

Places

Massachusetts (United States)
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)