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Fall front desk

1998.561 (RS23337)

Description

Chippendale fall-front desk, four drawers w/ bracket feet and brass pulls and escutcheons. Dove-tail joinery visible at top.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1780-1810
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
mahogany (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
Chippendale
DESK, DROP-FRONT
desks
fall-front desks
Mahogany
mahogany (wood)
Dimensions
42.5 x 39.5 x 19 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.561
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
19974

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