Chest of DrawersMade in Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania, United States, North and Central America
or Northumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States, North and Central America
Artist/maker unknown, American, Pennsylvania German
Yellow poplar, soft woods, painted decoration; brass, iron
1925-96-1Gift of George H. Lorimer from the Clarence W. Brazer Collection, 1925
LabelFurniture painted with this decoration is known as “Schwaben Creek” in reference to the area where it was made. The Schwaben Creek runs along the border of Schuylkill and Northumberland Counties, Pennsylvania, north of Harrisburg.
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