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Desk

Description

Rectangular top, overall floral and geometric motifs; hinged slide writing surface, eight tapered legs.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
8140-1870
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
boulle work
gilt bronze
inlay (process)
leather
pewter (tin alloy)
rosewood (wood)
satinwood (wood)
tin (metal)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
Boulle
boulle work
Desk
desks
gilt bronze
Inlaid
inlay (process)
leather
Leather
Ormolu
Pewter
pewter (tin alloy)
Rosewood
rosewood (wood)
Satinwood
satinwood (wood)
tin (metal)
People and organizations
Chase, Theodore, 1832-1895
Dimensions
31.625 x 31.875 x 26 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1969.3254
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
72724

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