"Copy of Old Knife Box of Mahogany Inlaid"

Description

Design drawing titled "Copy of Old Knife Box of Mahogany Inlaid" rendered in pencil on trace. Front, top and side views are shown. Drawing depicts a rectangular knife box with slanting top; bowed front; and ball feet (three in front, two in back). Top and base have silver inlaid stringing; ball feet are silver. Base has keyhole and escutcheon; top has ball pull above keyhole. Title, design notes and "14429" are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

knife cases
design drawings

Physical Description

1 design drawing in pencil on trace (10 5/8 x 8 1/4 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.015.011.001

Record Details

Originator

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

Material Type

design drawings

Description Level

Item