Sideboard

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1800-1820

GUSN

GUSN-7652

Description

Sideboard with rectangular legs that taper to spade feet. Front legs have alternating blond and ebony diamond inlay. Elongated D-shaped veneer case with central arched opening is fitted with tambour doors and inlaid border; surmounted by drawer with inlaid ovoid paterae. Rounded corners each enclose a square lower drawer with rectangular drawer above.

Details

Descriptive Terms

sideboards (furniture)
brass (alloy)
ebony (wood)
inlay (process)
mahogany (wood)
pine (wood)
embroidering
veneering
Hepplewhite
paterae (motifs)
pine (wood)
Mahogany
Pine
Brass
Veneered
Inlaid
Ebony
Hepplewhite
Tambour
Patera
Sideboard

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Furniture

Dimensions

42.375 x 71.5 x 28.25 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan

Accession Number

1949.372