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Slant top desk

1986.195 (RS24736)

Description

Slant-top desk. Maple, white pine. Molded slant top opens to eight pigeon holes with arches and drawers; over three graduated thumb molded drawers. Rests on straight bracket feet.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1790-1810
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
Norway spruce (wood)
maple (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Chippendale
DESK
desks
Maple
maple (wood)
Norway spruce (wood)
Pine
slant-front desks
Dimensions
36 1/2 x 34 1/4 x 18 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.195
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
50734

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