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    Collection Objects
    African Art
    Date: 
    early to mid-20th century
    Medium: 

    Wood

    Accession Number: 
    2012.160.1
    Culture: 
    Guga, Gurage, or Oromo
    Period: 
    20th century
    Classification: 
    Furniture
    Status: 
    Not on view
    Collection Objects
    American Decorative Arts
    Date: 
    1740–60
    Medium: 

    Cherry; slip seat frame, soft maple and pine of the taeda group

    Accession Number: 
    1963.10
    Culture: 
    American
    Period: 
    18th century
    Classification: 
    Furniture
    Status: 
    By appointment
    Collection Objects
    American Decorative Arts
    Date: 
    1750–1800
    Medium: 

    Yellow poplar

    Accession Number: 
    1949.244
    Culture: 
    American
    Period: 
    18th century
    Classification: 
    Furniture
    Status: 
    Not on view
    Collection Objects
    American Decorative Arts
    Date: 
    1670–1720
    Medium: 

    Stiles, rails, front and side panels, drawer fronts, left side of lower drawer, soft maple, probably red maple; top, drawer bottoms, back panels, bottom of chest, southern yellow pine; drawer runners, back and sides of upper drawer, right side of bottom drawer, red oak; back side of bottom drawer, sycamore

    Accession Number: 
    1930.2196
    Culture: 
    American
    Period: 
    17th–18th century
    Classification: 
    Furniture
    Status: 
    By appointment
    Collection Objects
    American Decorative Arts
    Date: 
    1690–1735
    Medium: 

    Maple, cherry, walnut veneer, yellow poplar

    Accession Number: 
    1930.2119
    Culture: 
    American
    Period: 
    18th century
    Classification: 
    Furniture
    Status: 
    By appointment
    Collection Objects
    American Decorative Arts
    Date: 
    ca. 1780–85
    Medium: 

    Mahogany, yellow poplar

    Accession Number: 
    1930.2994
    Culture: 
    American
    Period: 
    18th century
    Classification: 
    Furniture
    Status: 
    By appointment
    Collection Objects
    American Decorative Arts
    Date: 
    1700–1720
    Medium: 

    Drawer fronts, front facade, irregular-grained walnut veneer; borders, plain-grain walnut veneer; applied moldings, sides, case, American black walnut; legs, feet, aspen; eastern white pine

    Accession Number: 
    1930.2148
    Culture: 
    American
    Period: 
    18th century
    Classification: 
    Furniture
    Status: 
    By appointment
    Collection Objects
    American Decorative Arts
    Date: 
    1750–80
    Medium: 

    American black walnut; drawer sides and backs, yellow poplar; drawer bottoms, Atlantic white cedar

    Accession Number: 
    1930.2627
    Culture: 
    American
    Period: 
    18th century
    Classification: 
    Furniture
    Status: 
    By appointment
    Collection Objects
    American Decorative Arts
    Maker, attributed to: John Townsend, American, 1732–1809
    Date: 
    1775–90
    Medium: 

    Mahogany, yellow-poplar, chestnut, eastern white pine

    Accession Number: 
    1957.37
    Culture: 
    American
    Period: 
    18th century
    Classification: 
    Furniture
    Status: 
    On view*
    Collection Objects
    American Decorative Arts
    Date: 
    1730–70
    Medium: 

    Varieties of woods are used almost interchangeably within this object. Dark burl veneer on exterior, maple, probably soft maple; light-colored veneer, staghorn sumac (Rhus typhina); thin strips of dark stained veneer on sides of upper case, probably maple; legs, cornice, midmoldings, soft maple; half-round moldings, drops, American black walnut; top and bottom of upper case, some drawer fronts, some drawer dividers, some drawer bottoms and backs, chestnut; backboards of upper case, southern yellow pine and eastern white pine; one drawer divider in upper case, red oak; sides of upper case, formed by a central panel of hard maple, probably sugar maple, flanked by panels of sycamore; drawer front and linings, mixture of eastern hemlock, chestnut, maple, eastern white pine, southern yellow pine, and either Atlantic white cedar or northern white cedar

    Accession Number: 
    1964.46
    Culture: 
    American
    Period: 
    18th century
    Classification: 
    Furniture
    Status: 
    On view

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