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Description

Desk and Bookcase. Mahogany primary wood includes top and sides with mahogany veneer on bottom; pine secondary wood includes back; pine bottom; pine support board beneath top. Rectangular case. Overhanging top with one shelf. Dowels attach to desk. Rests on ball feet with round tenons.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1835
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
Norway spruce (wood)
mahogany (wood)
veneering
Object type
Furniture
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
BOOKCASE
bookcases
Mahogany
mahogany (wood)
Norway spruce (wood)
Pine
shelves
Veneered
veneering
Dimensions
12 1/8 x 35 1/3 x 8 1/3 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1969.3074
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
72551
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