"Flat Top Desk"

Description

Design drawing titled "Flat Top Desk" rendered in pencil on trace. Front and side views are shown; plan of top is also provided. Rectangular desk has pedestal desk form with top supported at each end by a pedestal; overhanging top with molded edge; four drawers with bail handles on one side of each pedestal and a cupboard on the other; side panels with carved molding and "NCR" enclosed within a carved round medallion; and rectangular base with molded top rim for each pedestal. Title, design notes, "Nat. Cash Reg. Co. 49070" and "7907" are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

desks
pedestal desks
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in pencil (7 5/8 x 12 5/8 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.010.009.001

Record Details

Originator

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

Material Type

design drawings
sketches

Description Level

Item