Slant Top Desk

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1730-1760

GUSN

GUSN-48557

Description

Slant top desk with two large drawers; engraved brass pulls and escutcheon. Five interior partitions with drawers. Rests on plain ogee bracket feet, uncarved central drop.

Details

Descriptive Terms

slant-front desks
desks
maple (wood)
staining
Norway spruce (wood)
maple (wood)
Queen Anne
Pine
Maple
Stained
Queen Anne
Desk, Slant-top

Inscription

In chalk on the drawer back ""2"", ""3""

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Furniture

Dimensions

36 1/3 x 34 1/4 x 18 3/8 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

In memory of Chauncey C. Nash

Accession Number

1971.373

Places

Massachusetts (United States)