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Artist / Maker : unknown
Title : Mahogany mule chest on bracket feet with 2 drawers
Date (Execution) : c.1870
Geographical Origin : unknown
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Style / Period :
Medium / Material  : mahogany wood; brass; metal; varnish/stain
Support / Technique : carved; cut; molded; assembled; painted
Object Type : mule chests
Visual Description : This mahogany chest comprises two separate pieces. The top portion is a rectangular box with a lid attached with two hinges to the back. The front of the lid has two small brass loops for handles. The bottom portion of the chest is slightly longer than the top and has two drawers. Each drawer has a stylized metal handle. The base of this lower portion is slightly longer and has four bracket feet, one on each corner.
Accession # : U001.11.827
Width (cm) : 132.00
Height (cm) : 95.00
Depth (cm) : 64.50
Mandatory Credit : Gift of the Estate of Michael C. Williams
Artist Statement :