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Desk

1977.244 (RS116479)

Description

Slant top desk, ball feet, two long drawers below two shorter ones; interior with four drawers; original engraved brasses.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1725-1740
Associated Building
Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.).
Material
Norway spruce (wood)
brass (alloy)
engraving (printing process)
maple (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
Brass
brass (alloy)
Desk, Slant-top
desks
engraving (printing process)
Maple
maple (wood)
Norway spruce (wood)
Pine
Stipple Engraved
William and Mary
Dimensions
39.875 x 37.25 x 20.25 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.244
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
3902

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