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From: "The Morris House advertisement," Antiques 92 (November 1967): 654
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Slant-front desk


Object number

RIF602

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

42 1/2 x 37 1/2 in. (107.95 x 95.25 cm) Writing height: 32 in. (81.28 cm)

Date

1785–1805

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Made in Rhode Island
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Medium

Maple (exterior); mahogany (interior)

Marks

Unknown

Inscriptions

Unknown

Style

Chippendale

Provenance

The Morris House, Stamford, Connecticut, 1967

Associated names

Morris House

Bibliography

"The Morris House advertisement," Antiques 92, no. 5 (November 1967): 654.