Desk box

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1830-1850

GUSN

GUSN-19967

Description

Mahogany desk top w/ brass handles and corners and key surround. Engraved brass plate on top. Ink bottle and broken pens inside.

Details

Descriptive Terms

Bible boxes
desks
brass (alloy)
mahogany (wood)
Mahogany
Brass
DESK, PORTABLE

Inscription

Engraved on lid top: ""R. H. Tucker.""

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

7.25 x 21.75 x 10.5 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.558