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BACHELOR'S CHEST

Made by: Unknown

Currently in storage


About this object

The bachelor's chest is made in the Chippendale style. It has a plain top which is hinged in the front to unfold out. There are four drawers with two brass bat handles each. The top drawer is slightly smaller than others to accomodate two pulls, one on each side, upon which rests the top when open. It has four scroll bracket feet.

Object name:
BACHELOR'S CHEST
Made from:
Wood -- brass
Made in:
England
Date made:
19th c.
Size:
H. 30 3/4 × W. 29 × D. 13 in. (78.1 × 73.7 × 33 cm)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
33.14
Class:
FURNITURE
Signature marks:
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973