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Desk

1969.1714 (RS116418)

Description

Desk with rectangular leather top. Kneehole and long central drawer flanked by two sets of four drawers each, decorated with leaf carving.

Details

Maker
Hixon, Edward (Maker)
Date
1860-1874
Location of origin
Boston, MA, USA
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
brass (alloy)
carving (processes)
leather
mahogany (wood)
veneering
Object type
Furniture; Storage & Display Furniture
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Brass
brass (alloy)
Carved
carving (processes)
Desk
desks
leather
Leather
Mahogany
mahogany (wood)
Veneered
veneering
People and organizations
Codman, Ogden, 1839-1904
Accession Number
1969.1714
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
69734

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