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Slant Top Desk

Description

Slanted lid; four graduated drawers; turned columns; interior has three sections; ornaments.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1840
Associated Building
Used at Barrett House (New Ipswich, N.H.).
Material
American linden (wood)
Norway spruce (wood)
cherry (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Places
New Hampshire (United States)
Descriptive terms
American linden (wood)
Basswood
Cherry
cherry (wood)
Desk, Slant-top
desks
Empire
Empire (style)
fall-front desks
Norway spruce (wood)
Pine
Dimensions
44.625 x 41.625 x 18 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1987.927
Credit Line
Gift of Caroline Barr Wade
GUSN
63767

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