Digital Commonwealth

Bookcase

Item Information

Title:
Bookcase
Description:
Two leaded glass doors; short rectangular panel at top back with molded edge; flat cornice top with molded and beaded frieze; sliding rectangular wooden and leaded glass doors with brass keyholes; leaded glass creates a series of rectangles with a torch in center of each glass panel; molded base with carved corner brackets; curved side panels; on wooden casters; two adjustable shelves; case finished with dark brown/black stain.
Date:
1895–1905
Format:
Objects/Artifacts
Genre:
glass (material)
lead (metal)
glazing (coating)
oak (wood)
tin (metal)
bookcases
shelves
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
Digitized Museum Collections
Subjects:
Arts and Crafts (movement)
Oak
Glass
Lead
Arts and Crafts
Torch
Tin Glazed
Places:
New HampshireRockingham (county)Portsmouth
Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.)
Extent:
49.375 in. x 39.25 in. x 13.75 in. (H x W x D)
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
Rights status not evaluated.
Contact host institution for more information.
Notes:
Gift of Ralph May
Accession #:
1971.779
Identifier:
5461