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Sugar Desk

Place Made:
Mason County Kentucky United States of America
Date Made:
1790-1810
Medium:
cherry –poplar
Dimensions:
HOA: 35-1/4″; WOA: 33″; DOA 20-1/2″
Accession Number:
5398.1
Description:
DESCRIPTION: Sugar chest with mitered fall front with oval brass escutcheon; desk interior has six dovetailed drawers with brass knobs above a large bin divided into two sections; simple base molding over ogee bracket feet; top is dovetailed; sides and front use dado joints; the back has two vertical boards nailed to sides.
Credit Line:
Loan courtesy of Mr. Clifton Anderson.