Chest of Drawers

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1825-1845

GUSN

GUSN-51015

Description

A rectangular case with an overhanging top over a bowed top drawer and three drawers. It is enclosed by rope turned and wheat carved columns terminating front legs. It is surmounted by recessed a two drawer secondary case with bowed splashboard.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chests of drawers
case furniture
mahogany (wood)
veneer
Empire (style)
Chest of DrawersChest of Drawers

Associated Building

Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Furniture; Storage & Display Furniture

Dimensions

53 x 43 x 21 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Amelia W. Little

Accession Number

1986.635