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U001.11.821
Artist / Maker : S.W. Silber and Company,
Title : Untitled (Mahogany Brass-Band Military Campaign Chest with Secretary Drawer)
Date (Execution) : unknown
Geographical Origin : London, England
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Medium / Material  : wood; brass; varnish
Support / Technique : carved; assembled; painted
Object Type : chests of drawers
Visual Description : This chest of drawers is comprised of two distinct areas consisting of two two-drawer chests, stacked on top of each other. Each drawer has a key hole in the centre top and two brass handles. The bottom drawer is the deepest and the second drawer from the top is the smallest. The top and bottom corners are reinforced with brass bands and screws. The chest is supported by four legs, one on either corner of the base. The legs are beveled and circular. The diamter of the legs are smaller at the bottom and get wider towards the top of the leg (where leg meets chest).
Accession # : U001.11.821
Width (cm) : 99.00
Height (cm) : 109.50
Depth (cm) : 47.00
Mandatory Credit : Gift of the Estate of Michael C. Williams
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