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Secretary

English
about 1720


Object Place: Europe, England

Dimensions

233.68 cm (92 in.)

Accession Number

32.265

Medium or Technique

Wood; walnut with burl veneer

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Furniture

Walnut, with burl veneer. Broken arch top, heavy molding, two shaped doors with mirror panels; candleslides below. Slat top desk, drawers below pigeonholes inside, hidden well flanked by lid supports. Two short and two long drawers below, bands of inlay in panels. Molded base, shaped bracket feet. Etched brass escutcheons and bail handles.

Credit Line

Bequest of Charles Hitchcock Tyler