Shaker Sewing Desk, Harvard, Massachusetts, c. 1840-50, the case of nine drawers and pull-out work board flanked by concave sides above recessed panels and quarter-round molding, all on dovetail-constructed bracket base, top five drawers with replaced pulls, old varnish, (repair to drawer facing), ht. 36 1/2, wd. 23, dp. 21 in.
Provenance: Skinner, Inc., August 1979; Doug Hamel; The Shaker Collection of Brenda and Charles R. Muller, Canal Winchester, Ohio.
Literature: "Ohio Antique Review," October 1979.
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