Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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bachelor's chest
  • England, United Kingdom
  • bachelor's chest, circa 1720–1740
  • Where object was made: England, United Kingdom
  • walnut wood, brass
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 69.9 x 63.5 x 28.6 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 27 1/2 x 25 x 11 1/4 in
  • Bequest of Helen Foresman Spencer
  • Not on display
  • 1982.0146
Description

Chest of drawers (identified as a Bachelor's chest, George II). Walnut with fold-down top of burl walnut with lined inlay. Two short drawers over three graduated drawers, each of burl walnut with lined inlay. Bracket feet. Brass ring pulls and escutcheons.