Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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Sheraton secretary
  • United States
  • Sheraton secretary, circa 1810
  • Where object was made: United States
  • wood
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 121.9 x 163.8 x 52.1 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 48 x 64.5 x 20.5 cm
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.0541
Description

Sheraton-type secretary; bracket feet; two sections; upper part has two small drawers and three doors; lower part has four drawers. Fine inlay around doors; Bail handles with flower design; ivory keyholes on top; top section veneered.