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Elliptically-sectioned upper case with curving burl-veneered fronts and ebonized black shield set upon six simply turned ebonized legs with urn-shaped capitals.

Credit Line

Bequests of Charles Hitchcock Tyler, Miss Ellen Starkey Bates, and Ruth Appleton Safford, and gift of Miss Henrietta Page, by exchange

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.

1989

Object Place

Charlestown, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

191.77 x 128.27 x 53.34 cm (75 1/2 x 50 1/2 x 21 in.)

Accession Number

1991.447

Medium or Technique

Maple, plywood, mahogany, burl aboya veneer, anodized aluminum, black brass, black lacquer

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Furniture, Case Furniture and Boxes