Nightstand

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1850-1900

GUSN

GUSN-2769

Description

Stand with one drawer and a lower galleried shelf with a beaded edge. Square overhanging top with rounded corners over a straight skirt. Vasiform turned upper legs and slightly bulbous turned lower legs. Original red paint. The drawer has two stamped brass pulls.

Details

Descriptive Terms

night tables
tables (support furniture)
birch (wood)
maple (wood)
painting (coating)
maple (wood)
Shaker (Christian sect)
Birch
Maple
Painted
Shaker
TABLE, NIGHT

Associated Building

Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),

Maker

Shaker Village (Maker)

Location of Origin

Canterbury, NH, USA

Dimensions

27 x 19 x 17.5 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.1217

Places

New Hampshire (United States)