Desk, Drop-front

Collection Type

  • Furniture

GUSN

GUSN-245427

Description

Cherry, fall-front desk; four graduated drawers, cock-beaded; bracket feet (may be later replacements); brasses appear to be original; fitted interior: seven drawers, one door with three concealed drawers; carved fans on door and top dividers; brass handles at sides appear to be later.

Details

Descriptive Terms

fall-front desks
cherry (wood)
poplar (wood)
eastern white pine (wood)
Chippendale
Desk, Drop-front

Associated Building

Used At Marrett House (Standish, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

41 1/2 x 42 1/4 x 20 3/8 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Frances S. Marrett

Accession Number

1959.310

Places

New England (United States) [general region]