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The pedestal ends of this sideboard contain capacious, baize-lined compartments for the storage of plates, cutlery, and other dining equipment. The connecting unit between the pedestals contains a drawer for additional storage, while its flat surface provides a convenient place to display...

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Provenance

Early history unknown; purchased in 1978 from Marc J. Matz Antiques, 366-B Broadway, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139.

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by Moses Alpers and a Friend of the Department

1840–55

Object Place

Possibly Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 160.7 x 279.4 x 84.5 cm (63 1/4 x 110 x 33 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

1978.267

Medium or Technique

Mahogany, mahogany veneer, pine

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Furniture, Case Furniture and Boxes