Cupboard

Date: 1800–1900

Geography: Probably made in New Lebanon, New York, United States

Culture: American, Shaker

Medium: Pine

Dimensions: 78 1/2 x 18 5/8 x 13 1/8 in. (199.4 x 47.3 x 33.3 cm)

Classification: Furniture

Credit Line: Friends of the American Wing Fund, 1966

Accession Number: 66.10.11

Description

This freestanding Shaker cupboard is believed to have been originally used for small tinware. This piece, though freestanding, is similar in form, function, and design to the built-in cupboards in Shaker rooms.

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