Meaning of Connecticut chest

Connect'icut chest"

Pronunciation: [key]
— Furniture. Furniture.
  1. a chest made in Connecticut in the late 17th and early 18th centuries, having three front panels of which the center panel has a conventional sunflower design in low relief and the end panels have tulip designs. Also called
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