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Lap desk

Description

Leather covered square lap desk w/ lock in center of lid surrounded by pressed design. Waffle texture to leather. 2 hinges on side--inside has 2 sections, one large and one small. Large reveals file on backside, small has 2 compartments.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1870
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
leather
Object type
Written Communication T&E
Descriptive terms
DESK, PORTABLE
desks
leather
Leather
Dimensions
2.75 x 11.5 x 12 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.2348
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
18260

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