Mahogany, tulip poplar, pine
Overall: 44 x 43 3/4 x 23 1/2 in. ( 111.8 x 111.1 x 59.7 cm )
Mahogany Chippendale slant-top desk; hinged slant-top opens to rest on two lopers; interior central prospect drawer flanked by four pigeonholes with serpentine arches over two banks of two drawers; case contains four graduated drawers (with no dust boards) with brass bail handles, locks, and escutcheons (probably replacement brasses); ogee-bracket feet in rear, ball-and-claw feet with foliate scrolls on knee and carved knee brackets at front.
Bach, Debra Schmidt. "Witness to history: Furniture and historic relics." The Magazine Antiques 167 (2005): 162-167.
Gift of Samuel V. Hoffman
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