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Basin Stand

Place Made:
Tidewater Virginia United States of America
Date Made:
1785-1800
Medium:
black walnut –yellow pine
Dimensions:
HOA: 31 7/8; WOA: 14; DOA: 14
Accession Number:
3870
Description:
DESCRIPTION: Basin stand with flush mounted top pierced with bowl hold and two dish holes; top edge of frame with quirk mold which runs down legs; top frame has scalloped base and legs mounted at mid-section with single drawer; legs below drawers are very slightly tapered; several glue blocks beneath.

ATTRIBUTION: Attributed to Tidewater Virginia based on the corner molding of the legs.

WOODS: American black walnut with yellow pine drawer supports; walnut drawer frame and bottom. Soap dishes restored.

Credit Line:
MESDA Purchase Fund