Chest with drawers

about 1700-1730


Object Place: Connecticut River Valley, Hampshire County, Mass, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Randall 15

Dimensions

113.03 x 110.97 x 43.5 cm (44 1/2 x 43 11/16 x 17 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

32.260

Medium or Technique

Oak, pine

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Case furniture and boxes

Inscription

The initials "AW" are carved on the top rail, probably for the original, unknown, owner; a small "A" is also carved on a leaf on the top drawer.

Provenance

Probably originally made for an person with the Initials "AW," as carved on the top front tail; found in Connecticut; bequest of Charles Hitchcock Tyler (Accession Date September 1, 2932)

Credit Line

Bequest of Charles Hitchcock Tyler