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Dresser

Manufacturer: Robert Mitchell Furniture Company (American, 1836 - 1940)

Date: c. 1920
Medium: mahogany with metal and glass
Dimensions:
72 x 51 x 25 1/2 inches (182.9 x 129.5 x 64.8 cm)
Classification: Furniture
Credit Line: Gift of Nelda C. Stark, 1978
Object number: 61.900.78
Accession Number: 1978.45
Hugh Lenox Scott Appraisal: 64
DescriptionRectangular shaped tilt mirror with rounded corners; hand carved posts with glass knobs; urn finials; rectangular surface; two side by side drawers which swell forward; three lower drawers with two glass knobs each; tapered posts with carved long acanthus leaves over ring turnings; four lion's paw feet.
Provenance: W.H. Stark [1851-1936] and Miriam Lutcher Stark [Mrs. W.H. Stark, 1859-1936][1]; by inheritance to their son H.J. Lutcher Stark [1887-1965]; by inheritance to his wife Nelda C. Stark [1909-1999]; gifted December 18, 1978 to the Nelda C. and H.J. Lutcher Stark Foundation; accessioned to The W.H. Stark House | 1. See 1921 American Appraisal Company Appraisal of Furnishings of the Residence of W.H. Stark Orange, Texas. Page 124 entry 8.
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