Rolltop Desk #12551

Collection Type

  • Photography

Date

1913-1914, undated

GUSN

GUSN-314510

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Description

Black-and-white photograph of rolltop desk. Desk has rolltop lid concealing interior compartment with writing surface, several open cubbyholes and fourteen small drawers; overhanging top with molded edge; three drawers on left side; two drawers on right side; one shallow center drawer; bin pulls on side drawers; retractable shelf above drawers on each side; and six tapered legs with brass cuffs. Handwritten notes on page include wood type, dimensions and A. H. Davenport Co. detail number 12551.

Details

Descriptive Terms

rolltop desks
desks
photographs
black-and-white photographs

Physical Description

1 black-and-white photograph (7 3/16 x 9 3/16 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.005.179

Record Details

Originator

Possibly Irving & Casson - A. H. Davenport Co. (Photographer)
Possibly A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries) (Photographer)

Material Type

photographs
black-and-white photographs

Description Level

Item

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