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Cabinet has a molded cornice surmounting a long frieze drawer above two doors which open to reveal twelve drawers surrounding a central door. Smaller door conceals six drawers. Cabinet rests on a plinth with molded edges containing a long drawer. Stand composed of four spiral-turned legs...

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Provenance

Carlton Hobbs, London. Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Graham Gund to the MFA in 1987 (Accession Date: September 23, 1987)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Graham Gund

England or the Netherlands, about 1690

Object Place

England or The Netherlands

Dimensions

172.5 x 48.9 x 118.7 cm (67 15/16 x 19 1/4 x 46 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

1987.467a-b

Medium or Technique

Ebony, boxwood, yew, and other woods; ivory veneered on wood; oak

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Furniture