Wardrobe

Date:
1835-1840

An American Empire armoire. The primary wood is mahogany, and the secondary woods are cypress and poplar. The front two feet are carved as animal paws. There are brass hinges on the doors. The two side closets bear the original knobs inside.

Description (physical):

90"h, 64"w, 21"d

Identifier:
C.317.002
Institution:
West Baton Rouge Museum

Washstand

Date:
1820-1835

A Federal Empire washstand, with cherry as the primary and poplar as the secondary woods.

Description (physical):

36"h, 16.5"w, 15.5"d

Location:
845 N. Jefferson Avenue Port Allen, Louisiana 70767
Identifier:
C.352.001
Institution:
West Baton Rouge Museum