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"Wood Box of Dark Oak"

CC010.001.009.001.002 (RS231648)

Description

Design drawing titled "Wood Box of Dark Oak" rendered in pencil on trace. Front and side views are shown. Drawing depicts a rectangular box or small chest with flat overhanging top, rectangular case with stiles on all corners; stepped molded base with solid sides and open front with small curved brackets at each end; and key escutcheon on front of box. Title, design notes, "11942," ""28260" and "Made for J. G. Cannon - New York Order No 7920" 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 (3 3/8 x 8 1/8 inches)
Dimensions
3 3/8x 8 1/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
304478
Reference Code
CC010.001.009.001.002

Record details

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

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