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1942.3099 (RS35307)

Description

Marlborough legs, shaped skirt, frame with 1 drawer; desk box with slant lid; natural; inscribed "Libertate Quietem" in red and yellow paint under lid.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1780-1810
Inscriptions
"LIBERTATE QUIETEM" (Painted)
Associated Building
Original to Beauport, Sleeper-McCann House (Gloucester, Mass.).
Material
pine (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
Chippendale
Desk
desks
pine (wood)
People and organizations
Libertate Quietem
Dimensions
36 x 33.375 x 24.875 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1942.3099
Credit Line
Gift of Constance McCann Betts, Helena Woolworth Guest and Frasier W. McCann
GUSN
57830

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