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Desk

Date:
1760–90
Geography:
Made in Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Culture:
American
Medium:
Mahogany, white pine
Dimensions:
44 1/2 x 46 x 25 in. (113 x 116.8 x 63.5 cm)
Classification:
Furniture
Credit Line:
Bequest of Flora E. Whiting, 1971
Accession Number:
1971.180.40
Not on view
Inscription: inscribed in white chalk on underside of lowest large drawer: R. Forrester [partly obliterated]
Mrs. Giles (Flora E.) Whiting, Scarborough, New York, until died 1971
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