Chippendale Walnut Inlaid Slant-Front Desk

Chippendale Walnut Inlaid Slant-Front Desk

The Exposed Dovetailed Top Above A Slanted Inlaid Lid,

Depicting a Compass Star Flanking Initials BD.,

Opening To A Fitted Interior Having Drawers Above Pigeon Holes And Block Front Carved Drawers,

Centering a Carved Shell Prospect Door,

Above Four Graduated Thumb-Molded Drawers,

Raised On Ogee Bracket Feet.

Pennsylvania, Circa 1770-1780

H. 42 ½’ W. 39 1/2” D. 21 1/2” Open 36 1/2”

This Desk Of Fine Proportions,

Rare Inlaid Lid,

Detailed Interior,

Warm Patina And Retaining The Original Brasses Make this Chest A true Find.

Price: Sold

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