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"Flat Top Desk"

CC010.001.010.009.001 (RS236532)

Description

Design drawing titled "Flat Top Desk" rendered in pencil on trace. Front and side views are shown; plan of top is also provided. Rectangular desk has pedestal desk form with top supported at each end by a pedestal; overhanging top with molded edge; four drawers with bail handles on one side of each pedestal and a cupboard on the other; side panels with carved molding and "NCR" enclosed within a carved round medallion; and rectangular base with molded top rim for each pedestal. Title, design notes, "Nat. Cash Reg. Co. 49070" and "7907" 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 (7 5/8 x 12 5/8 inches)
Dimensions
7 5/8x 12 5/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
305914
Reference Code
CC010.001.010.009.001

Record details

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

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