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Dressing table

Inscription

Stamped in blue ink, interior of left drawer: " . . . G. . . . ABRAHAM / Furniture Dealer, / . . . ST. JAMAICA PLAIN"

Provenance

Early history unknown; inscription suggests it was inthe inventory of an antiques dealer named G. Abraham, Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts; gift of Miss Marguerite Souther, Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts (Accession Date June 12, 1968)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Marguerite Souther

About 1700–20

Object Place

New England, probably Massachusetts, United States

Accession Number

68.304

Medium or Technique

Walnut, walnut veneer, pine, possibly oak

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Furniture, Case Furniture and Boxes