American Massachusetts Chippendale Figured Mahogany Oxbow Drop Front Desk
American Massachusetts Chippendale Figured Mahogany Oxbow Drop Front Desk American Massachusetts Chippendale Figured Mahogany Oxbow Drop Front Desk American Massachusetts Chippendale Figured Mahogany Oxbow Drop Front Desk American Massachusetts Chippendale Figured Mahogany Oxbow Drop Front Desk American Massachusetts Chippendale Figured Mahogany Oxbow Drop Front Desk American Massachusetts Chippendale Figured Mahogany Oxbow Drop Front Desk American Massachusetts Chippendale Figured Mahogany Oxbow Drop Front Desk American Massachusetts Chippendale Figured Mahogany Oxbow Drop Front Desk American Massachusetts Chippendale Figured Mahogany Oxbow Drop Front Desk American Massachusetts Chippendale Figured Mahogany Oxbow Drop Front Desk American Massachusetts Chippendale Figured Mahogany Oxbow Drop Front Desk American Massachusetts Chippendale Figured Mahogany Oxbow Drop Front Desk
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American Massachusetts Chippendale Figured Mahogany Oxbow Drop Front Desk

DETAILS
This antique American New England fall-front desk is built with beautiful figured mahogany was probably made in Salem or Boston, Massachusetts. It is crafted with a slanted desk top above four graduated reverse serpentine (oxbow) chest of drawers with brass batwing handles, all raised on ball and claw feet. The slanted top opens to reveal pigeon-hole letter compartments over an arrangement of short drawers with inlaid stringing. Secondary wood: pine.
STYLE
Chippendale
MARKS
Written (back): Joseph Hall Esq. / 8 Old Harbor St / South Boston.
PERIOD
Late 18th century
DATE
Circa 1770
DIMENSIONS
Width 50 Depth 26 Height 45.5 inches
CONDITION
Note: warped fall-front writing surface.
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