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Chiffonier

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

Date: c. 1920
Medium: mahogany with glass and metal
Dimensions:
84 x 40 x 22 inches (213.4 x 101.6 x 55.9 cm)
Classification: Furniture
Credit Line: Gift of Nelda C. Stark, 1978
Object number: 61.900.94
Hugh Lenox Scott Appraisal: 78
Accession Number: 1978.59
DescriptionCarved ribbons and floral garland crestrail; beveled tilting mirror set in ogee molding; metal pins hold mirror to frame and allow tilt; rectangular surface; one drawer across front; carved shell handhold; two hinged doors with glass knobs open at center for storage space; three mahogany veneered drawers; carved shell handholds; reeded legs; volute 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 133 entry 10.
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