Chest of drawers

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1795-1825

GUSN

GUSN-8105

Description

Rectangular; resting on straight bracket feet. Four graduated drawers with incised lines following contour of drawer front. Corresponding blond stringing. Rectangular top with straight edges.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chests of drawers
case furniture
brass (alloy)
incising
inlay (process)
mahogany (wood)
Federal
vine scrolls
Mahogany
Brass
Federal
Inlaid
Incised
Grape
CHEST OF DRAWERS

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Furniture

Dimensions

36.188 x 41.125 x 20.375 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan

Accession Number

1949.748