Chest of Four Drawers
Second Floor - SW Bedroom
Furniture and Hard Furnishings
New England, 1725-1750
Cherry, maple, oak, white pine, poplar top; 38" h. x 38 ½" w. x 20 ⅛" d.
Drawers nailed with rosehead nails to undersides of linings, now with
running strips; second brasses. Both drawers had cotter pins; a patch to
bottom drawer front; case rests on bracket feet. Some interior rebuilding, refinished, but a good example (and survivor)
of an early 18th century case piece of furniture.