Chest

Object Number: 
1945.124a
Date: 
1900-1920
Medium: 
Cedar, brass, metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 23 x 38 x 21 3/8 in. ( 58.4 x 96.5 x 54.3 cm )
Description: 
Cedar chest of dovetail construction; lift top with applied molding; applied base molding; casters; brass hinges and lock and iron handles on sides.
Gallery Label: 
According to the accession records, this chest belonged to Frederic de Peyster (1796-1882) and his grandson Johnston Livingston de Peyster.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Estelle De Peyster Hosmer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group