Object Record

  • Email This Page
  • Send Feedback
Object ID 1975.017.157
Object Name Chest
Collection Furniture
Credit line Bequest of Lydia Laird
Year Range from 1800
Year Range to 1830
Description Rectangular blanket chest with two drawers at the base, a hinged lid, and bracket feet. It has plank construction with simple dovetail joints and a few pegs and nails. The lid and base have overhanging moldings. The lock has a bone escutcheon in the shape of a diamond.
Dimensions H-24.5 L-43.25 D-19 inches
Dimension Details
Owned Lydia Laird
Provenance Bequest of Lydia Laird.
Subjects Furniture
Chests
People Laird, Lydia
Search Terms Furniture
Chests
Blanket Chests
Lydia Laird
Nursery
Room Nursery
Material Tulip poplar, pine; bone escutcheon