Brown-stained Pine Slant-lid Tabletop Desk, New England, early 18th century, the lid opens to an interior of eight valanced compartments, four fitted with the drawers, with three thumb-molded drawers below, the case with single long drawer on molded base, replaced engraved brasses, original wrought iron butterfly lid hinges, ht. 17, wd. 24 1/2, d. 13 in.
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