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"Mhg.Writing Tb."

CC010.001.010.020.002 (RS236505)

Description

Design drawing titled "Mhg. Writing Tb." rendered in pencil on trace. Front and side views are shown. Rectangular writing table has overhanging top; eight square fluted legs; sliding retractable surface on each end; two drawers with bail handles on each side of shallow center drawer; and lower shelf below on each side. Title, design notes and "Mrs. W. A. Dicks" are handwritten on drawing. Stamped on lower left corner is: "To Be Returned To / A. H. Davenport / 96 Washington St. / Boston, Mass."

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 (8 1/8 x 10 3/4 inches)
Dimensions
8 1/8x 10 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
305938
Reference Code
CC010.001.010.020.002

Record details

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

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