Artist Robert Crosman, American, 1707-1799
Title
  • Taunton Chest
Date ca. 1736
Medium pine and brass
Dimensions Overall: 31 1/4 × 35 3/4 × 17 1/2 inches (79.4 × 90.8 × 44.5 cm)
Credit Line City of Detroit Purchase
Accession Number 47.82
Department American Art before 1950
On View American, Level 2 (see map)
Inscriptions Inscribed, center of top panel: A C | 1736
Abigal Crosman;
Stephan H. Nash;
Israel Sack, Inc.;
1947-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Fraser, E.S. "The Tantalizing Chests of Taunton." Antiques 23 (April 1933): p. 138 (ill.).

American Decorative Arts from the Pilgrims to the Revolution. Exh. cat., Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, 1967, no. 38 (ill.).