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Portable Desk

Description

Rectangular; hngd lid, inlaid shield; black leathr inter; compartments

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1875-1899
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
brass (alloy)
glass (material)
inlay (process)
leather
mahogany (wood)
silk (textile)
velvet (fabric weave)
Object type
Written Communication T&E
Descriptive terms
Brass
brass (alloy)
DESK, PORTABLE
desks
Glass
glass (material)
Inlaid
inlay (process)
leather
Leather
Mahogany
mahogany (wood)
portable desks
Shield
shields (motifs)
Silk
silk (textile)
Velvet
velvet (fabric weave)
Dimensions
4.5 x 14.125 x 10 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1969.2919
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
72764
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