Designed by Bruce Talbert (Scottish, 1838–1881)
218.1 x 61.9 x 112.4 cm (85 7/8 x 24 3/8 x 44 1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Cherry, oak; veneers of thuya, ebony, walnut, and rosewood
Not On View
Above the ebonized plinth, the body of the cabinet has two doors in front, each decorated with chevron-veneering within an ebonizing trefoil frame, and a foliate marquetry medallion above within ebonized framing.
In a private collection in Nova Scotia. New York. 1997, sold by Margaret B. Caldwell to the MFA. (Accession Date: November 19, 1997)
John Wheelock Elliot and John Morse Elliot Fund and Arthur Tracy Cabot Fund