High chest of drawers (Philadelphia Chippendale highboy), ca. 1770
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Courtesy of The Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Joseph H. Hennage,

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Philadelphia
Mahogany, sabicu, yellow pine, and poplar; H. 97 3/4 in. (248.3 cm), W. 45 1/2 in. (115.6 cm), D. 23 in. (58.4 cm)
The Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Joseph H. Hennage, (1989-450)
This mahogany high chest, sometimes called a "high boy," is a furniture form designed for use in the chamber or bedroom of a prosperous home.
Included in BF300 Exhibit.
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