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Partners' desk

Description

Chippendale style kneehole partner's desk with seven drawers. Cabriole legs with ball and claw feet on casters.

Details

Maker
Paine Furniture Company (Manufacturer)
Date
1900-1950
Inscriptions
"PAINE/FURNITURE COMPANY./MANUFACTURERS AND IMPORTERS/OF/FINE FURNITURE/48 Canal St. and/141 Friend St. BOSTON, MASS./NO________" (Printed in black ink on an oval label)
"Form 121/ORDER NO: 4249/SOLD TO: S.W. PHILLIPS/ " BY: CABOT/FINISH:___________/SHIPPER: C_________/1. LIKE TABLE" (Pre printed label with spaces filled in with handwritten pencil script)
Location of origin
Boston, Massachusetts
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
brass (alloy)
mahogany (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
brass (alloy)
Chippendale
Desk
desks
partners' desks
Probably mahogany (wood)
Dimensions
29 7/8 x 34 (HxW), 53 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.2054
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
170538

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