Bookcase

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

ca. 1900

GUSN

GUSN-5461

Description

Two leaded glass doors; short rectangular panel at top back with molded edge; flat cornice top with molded and beaded frieze; sliding rectangular wooden and leaded glass doors with brass keyholes; leaded glass creates a series of rectangles with a torch in center of each glass panel; molded base with carved corner brackets; curved side panels; on wooden casters; two adjustable shelves; case finished with dark brown/black stain.

Details

Descriptive Terms

bookcases
shelves
glass (material)
lead (metal)
glazing (coating)
oak (wood)
tin (metal)
Arts and Crafts (movement)
Oak
Glass
Lead
Arts and Crafts
Torch
Tin Glazed
BOOKCASE

Associated Building

Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Furniture

Dimensions

49.375 x 39.25 x 13.75 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.779