Bookcase

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1820-1835

GUSN

GUSN-72551

Description

Desk and Bookcase. Mahogany primary wood includes top and sides with mahogany veneer on bottom; pine secondary wood includes back; pine bottom; pine support board beneath top. Rectangular case. Overhanging top with one shelf. Dowels attach to desk. Rests on ball feet with round tenons.

Details

Descriptive Terms

bookcases
shelves
mahogany (wood)
veneering
Norway spruce (wood)
Mahogany
Pine
Veneered
BOOKCASE

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Related Items

Title Desk Accession Number 1969.3073
Title Desk Accession Number 1969.3073

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Furniture

Dimensions

12 1/8 x 35 1/3 x 8 1/3 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.3074

Places

Massachusetts (United States)