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Chest of drawers with looking glass

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Provenance

Descended in the family of Gov. John Brooks (1812-1823) of Massachusetts, and passed into the Maine branch of the family; from the family to the Museum in 1946.

Credit Line

Gift of Marshall Brooks

about 1810

Object Place

Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 184.2 x 97.2 x 51.4 cm (72 1/2 x 38 1/4 x 20 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

46.413

Medium or Technique

Mahogany, bird's-eye maple, birch, pine

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Furniture, Case Furniture and Boxes