Connecticut chest

noun

Definition of Connecticut chest

: an early American framed chest with the front panels decorated usually with split spindles and tulip and sunflower patterns carved in flat relief

called also sunflower chest

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“Connecticut chest.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Connecticut%20chest. Accessed 28 Nov. 2021.

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