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Queen Anne secretary
  • England, United Kingdom
  • Queen Anne secretary, early 1700s
  • Where object was made: England, United Kingdom
  • walnut wood, brass
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 184.2 x 55.9 x 39.4 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 72 1/2 x 22 x 15 1/2 in
  • Bequest of Helen Foresman Spencer
  • Not on display
  • 1982.0159
Description

Queen Anne burl walnut narrow secretary. Straight cornice; bevelled mirror plate in door, bordered with lined walnut inlay. Pull-out writing tray has walnut bordered inlay. Four graduated drawers, each edge in lined inlay. Bracket feet. Pulls and escutcheons in brass.