Highchest

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1700-1733

GUSN

GUSN-4272

Description

Once highchest now cut-down and resting on four ball feet. Base encloses three square drawers, side by side. Top of base molded to receive recessed upper chest with five drawers in four tiers. Molded pediment; rectangular top. Mahogany stain.

Details

Descriptive Terms

high chests of drawers
case furniture
staining
wood (plant material)
Stained
CHEST OF DRAWERS

Associated Building

Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.),

Additional Identification Number

1949.207

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Furniture

Dimensions

48.875 x 38.75 x 21.5 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan

Accession Number

1949.206