Chest of drawers

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1760-1775

GUSN

GUSN-4009

Description

Chest of drawers. Mahogany with white pine secondary wood. Serpentine drawer facade. Four drawers. Original brass hardware. Steel locks in three drawers. Terminates in straight bracket feet.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chests (case furniture)
case furniture
mahogany (wood)
pine (wood)
Chippendale
pine (wood)
Mahogany
Pine
Chippendale
CHEST

Associated Building

Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.),

Maker

Attributed to Sewell, Samuel, 1724-1814 (Cabinetmaker, attributed)

Object Type

Furniture

Dimensions

30 5/8 x 37 1/2 x 21 5/8 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler

Accession Number

1977.324

Places

Maine (United States)