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Slant-front desk


Object number

RIF4671

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

Height: 18 1/2 in. (46.99 cm) Width: 34 in. (86.36 cm) Depth: 18 1/2 in. (46.99 cm) Height, writing: 31 1/4 in. (79.375 cm)

Date

1740–60

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Made in, or made in Rhode Island
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Medium

Maple (primary); white pine (secondary)

Provenance

The Hanebergs Antiques, East Lyme, Connecticut, 2009

Associated names

The Hanebergs Antiques

Bibliography

"The Hanebergs Antiques Queen Anne Tiger Maple Desk," http://www.hanebergsantiques.com/catdetail.php?item=189 (accessed December 16, 2009).
Rose Safran, "Lovely Setting, Improved Results at Second Old York Antiques Show," Maine Antique Digest (December 2009): 40–B, ill.