Chest of drawers

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1790-1830

GUSN

GUSN-308499

Description

Bow front chest of drawers with curving apron and splayed feet. Four drawers with oval brass escutcheons. Inlay around top, keyholes, and edges of drawers.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chests of drawers
wood (plant material)
brass (alloy)
inlay (process)
Chest of Drawers
Chest of Drawers

Associated Building

Original To Nickels-Sortwell House (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

New England

Dimensions

53 3/8 x 40 1/2 x 21 1/8 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Frances Sortwell

Accession Number

1958.445