Chest of Drawers

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1790-1815

GUSN

GUSN-269287

Description

Federal style four drawer chest of drawers; mahogany top with stylized repeating leaf and vine inlay on the edge; drawer fronts are beaded and veneered with three panels of flaming birch with mahogany veneer on the perimeter, the central panel grain is used vertically while the side panels use the grain horizontally; drawers have the original brass pulls and locks; French feet.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chests of drawers
Chest Of Drawers

Maker

Possibly Judkins and Senter (Maker)

Dimensions

39 3/16 x 41 8/16 x 20 9/16 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Katharine Parry and Virginia Hodge

Accession Number

1942.1406