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Rare Boston Blockfront Desk circa 1780


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Antique Furniture, Folk Art, and Needlework


Inventory ID: 1138

Item Title:

Rare Boston Blockfront Desk circa 1780


Item Description:

A magnificent Boston or North Shore mahogany block front and block lidded slant-front desk circa 1780. Original brasses and what I believe to be its' original surface. Great color and overall presence. Once owned by a wealthy merchant trading in mahogany and other commodities. Drawers lined with his old ledger pages dated 1812. Full condition report, better photographs and further details available upon request.


Price: SOLD

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