"Oak Globe Stand for N. B. Ream"


Design drawing titled "Oak Globe Stand for N. B. Ream" rendered in pencil on trace. Side view is shown. Stand is composed of a circular rim supported by four legs and stretchers. Rim has a molded edge and skirt with carved ornamentation including scrolled acanthus leaves above each leg and patterae. Tapered columnar legs and vasiform- turned stretchers have ring turnings; legs terminate in large bun feet. Title, design notes, scale and "11708" are handwritten. Also handwritten are: "Mar 27 - 1907 J. B. W." and "See detail 11709 for similar stand made for N. Cash Reg. Co."


Descriptive Terms

globe stands
design drawings

Physical Description

1 design drawing in pencil on trace (6 1/2 x 5 5/8 inches)

Collection Code


Collection Name

Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection I

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Record Details


A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries) (Manufacturer)

Material Type

design drawings

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