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"Copy of Old Knife Box of Mahogany Inlaid"

CC010.001.015.011.001 (RS233635)

Description

Design drawing titled "Copy of Old Knife Box of Mahogany Inlaid" rendered in pencil on trace. Front, top and side views are shown. Drawing depicts a rectangular knife box with slanting top; bowed front; and ball feet (three in front, two in back). Top and base have silver inlaid stringing; ball feet are silver. Base has keyhole and escutcheon; top has ball pull above keyhole. Title, design notes and "14429" are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Collection Name
Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection I
Collection Code
CC010
Dates
1880-1914, undated
Date of Acquisition
2012
Physical Description
1 design drawing in pencil on trace (10 5/8 x 8 1/4 inches)
Dimensions
10 5/8x 8 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
303164
Reference Code
CC010.001.015.011.001

Record details

Originator
A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries) (Manufacturer)
Descriptive Terms
knife cases
Material Type
design drawings

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