Sewing Desk

Unidentified Enfield Shaker maker (Enfield, New Hampshire), American, active 1793-1923

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about 1830-1850

White pine, brass

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Frank C. and Clara G. Churchill

46.22.16380

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

19th century

Object Name

Furniture: Storage

Classification

Decorative Arts

Not on view

Inscription

Inscribed, in chalk, inside each drawer, numbering 1 through 8; labeled, with adhesive rectangular tags, on inside of drawers and corresponding runner: 1 through 8; inscribed, in chalk, inside first full size drawer: Upper

Provenance

From "Old Shaker Colony" Enfield Shakers, New Hampshire; collected by Frank C. (1850-1912) and Clara G. Churchill (1851-1945), Lebanon, New Hampshire; given to present collection, 1946.

Old Number

F.946.31.2

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