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Desk, Drop-front

1959.310 (RS80858)

Description

Cherry, fall-front desk; four graduated drawers, cock-beaded; bracket feet (may be later replacements); brasses appear to be original; fitted interior: seven drawers, one door with three concealed drawers; carved fans on door and top dividers; brass handles at sides appear to be later.

Details

Maker
unknown
Associated Building
Used At Marrett House (Standish, Me.).
Material
cherry (wood)
eastern white pine (wood)
poplar (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Places
New England (United States) [general region]
Descriptive terms
cherry (wood)
Chippendale
Desk, Drop-front
eastern white pine (wood)
fall-front desks
poplar (wood)
Dimensions
41 1/2 x 42 1/4 x 20 3/8 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1959.310
Credit Line
Bequest of Frances S. Marrett
GUSN
245427

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