• Chinese Export Porcelain Openwork Basket with Pitt Armorial
    Chinese Export Porcelain Openwork Basket with Pitt Armorial
  • Bombe Desk and Bookcase
    Bombe Desk and Bookcase
  • The Landing of the Pilgrims
    The Landing of the Pilgrims
  • Side Chairs
    Side Chairs
  • Penn's Treaty with the Indians
    Penn's Treaty with the Indians
 
  • Artist/Maker Allison, Michael (1773-1855)
  • Date Made c. 1800-1810
  • Place Made
  • Materials Wood; Mahogany; Mahogany Veneer; Eastern White Pine; Yellow Poplar; Satinwood Veneer
  • Measurements
  • Funds donated by Honorable Jefferson Patterson and Mrs. Patterson
  • Room
  • Accession # 1966.0110999999999

Linen Press

Of a form called a wardrobe, linen press, clothespress, or press-cupboard-on-chest in documents of the period, this handsome case piece is one of the most striking realizations extant.