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Desk on Frame

1991.1643 (RS25735)

Description

Desk on frame. Pine with original cart blue paint. Top has fall front with six pigeon holes and open spaces below. Base has no drawer, chamfered legs with no turnings, and plain stretchers. In two sections; hinged thumb molded slant top box opening.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1780-1810
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
painting (coating)
pine (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Desk
desks
desks-on-frames
Painted
painting (coating)
Pine
pine (wood)
Dimensions
40 1/2 x 33 1/4 x 21 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1643
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
3139

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