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1990.203 (RS162651)

Description

The bookcase wtih two glazed doors above three small drawers above a fall-front writing surface, all over a chest with three drawers with wooden pulls and one blind drawer, flanked by pilasters, all over turned ball feet.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1835
Inscriptions
"G.N. Shoel (?) Dec. 10 85"
"Israel Segal. Dec, 1977 Wash. C. Age 74" (Graphite)
"Israel Segal 1976 Wash. DC" (Graphite)
Material
mahogany (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
desks
Empire (style)
mahogany (wood)
Secretary
Dimensions
81 x 42 x 21 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1990.203
Credit Line
Bequest of Susan Norton
GUSN
221989

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