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Object Name Secretary
Catalog Number 1986.50
Date ca. 1830
Material(s) mahogany
Dimensions H-80.625 W-56 D-22.625 inches
Description This Empire-style mahogany secretary has two glass doors with carved mullions in a stylized shell design. There are three shelves inside the glass front section. There are two beveled doors below with three shelves inside. The center drawer is fitted as writing desk. There are carved wooden pulls on the drawer. There are hexagonal feet in front and turned feet in back.
Collection KHS Museum Collection
Subjects furniture
Book cases
Bookcases
Desks
Search Terms furniture
Desks
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS