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From: "The Morris House advertisement," Antiques 85 (May 1964): 537
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Slant-front desk


Object number

RIF619

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

Width: 36 in. (91.44 cm) Depth: 20 1/2 in. (52.07 cm) Height, writing: 30 1/2 in. (77.47 cm)

Date

1760–1790

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Possibly made in Providence, Rhode Island
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Medium

Mahogany (primary); chestnut (secondary)

Marks

Unknown

Inscriptions

Unknown

Style

Chippendale

Provenance

The Morris House, Stamford, Connecticut, 1964

Associated names

Morris House

Bibliography

"The Morris House advertisement," Antiques 85, no. 5 (May 1964): 537.