Writing desk

Collection Type

  • Furniture

GUSN

GUSN-222438

Description

A portable desk that opens. The top wing has a lock and mother of pearl inlay. The bottom wing has oval mother of pearl across from the lock and other mother of pearl inlay in the corners.

Details

Descriptive Terms

portable desks
wood (plant material)
mother of pearl
Desk, Portable

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Written Communication T&E

Dimensions

3 9/16 x 13 14/16 x 9 8/16 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.2631