Walnut chest of drawers with tier of two drawers on top with rectangular upright back protruding beyond drawers on either side. Scrolled ornament pilasters in Restoration period style. Heavy projecting drawers on top, graduated drawers below. Beveled panels are set into sides and drawer bottoms. Knobs look darker and are fastened with set screws and could be replacements.
48 x 39.25 x 22 in. (121.92 x 99.70 x 55.88 cm)
Place of Origin
Cherokee County (Tex.)
Gift to Winedale Historical Complex from Ima Hogg, 1971.
Artisan or Artist
pine ; walnut ; chests
Materials Facet -- Materials (Hierarchy Name) -- materials (matter) -- biological material -- plant material -- plant material -- wood (plant material) -- softwood -- pine (wood) ; Materials Facet -- Materials (Hierarchy Name) -- materials (matter) -- biological material -- plant material -- wood (plant material) -- hardwood -- walnut (wood) ; Objects Facet -- Furnishings and Equipment (Hierarchy Name) -- Furnishings (Hierarchy Name) -- furnishings (artifacts) -- furniture -- case furniture -- chests of drawers
Furnishings -- furniture -- storage and display furniture -- chest of drawers
case furniture -- chests of drawers
Winedale Historical Complex, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin
Local Resource Number
Accession No.: W 71.48 ; Catalogue No.: W-1g 24-71
Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin
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Hill Texas Archive Research Notes
Ownership history near Mount Selman in Cherokee County. Lonn Taylor and David B. Warren, Texas Furniture, The Cabinetmakers and Their Work, 1840-1880, Austin: University of Texas Press, 1975, p. 123 for description.