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Object Name Sideboard
Date 1714
Place of Origin Portsmouth, New Hampshire
Description The Stearns Family Portsmouth, New Hampshire Sheraton Inlaid Mahogany Sideboard. The rectangular top with ringed ovolo corners, above a conforming case with a bank of three central drawers; the uppermost with hinged front opening to a baize writing suface and fitted with a long drawer over a row of five cubbyholes, flanked by a single drawer over panelled door. All with flaming birch veneered panels with mahogany crossbanding and cockbeaded edges. The case is raised on swelled reeded and ring-turned legs headed by flame birch panels, terminating in slender pointed feet with ring-turned cuffs. Height 42 1/2 inches, width 57 1/2 inches, depth 21 inches.
Accession Number 2016.4