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Chippendale Lift Top Desk

Chippendale Lift Top Desk

A rare Philadelphia desk form with a cloth covered top.


Dimensions: H 35 1/4", W 26 3/4", D 20 3/4"
Date / Circa: Circa 1780
Maker / Origin: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Medium: Mahogany and pine with a early, probably original finish retaining most of the original hardware. The cloth was handmade to match the remnants of the original cloth available with the piece.

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