Requires Photography

Deaccessioned December 19, 2013

Desk, slant top

1800–1825


Object Place: New England

Dimensions

Overall: 107.3 x 101 cm (42 1/4 x 39 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

33.719

Medium or Technique

Mahogany

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Case furniture and boxes

Provenance

19th century, Thomas Smith (b. 1796 - d. 1861) and Betsey Howes Smith (b. 1797), Chatham, MA; probably by descent to Kate Augustina Gould (b. 1871 - d. 1930), Chatham; 1933, bequeathed by Kate A. Gould to the MFA for use in the Chatham Historical Society (accession date: July 20, 1933); December 19, 2013, deaccessioned by the MFA for transfer to the Chatham Historical Society.

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Kate A. Gould