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Decorative Arts

On View: Schenck Gallery, 4th Floor
MEDIUM mahogany, red gumwood, poplar
DATES ca. 1725
DIMENSIONS Overall Height: 38 1/8 in. (96.8 cm) Overall Width: 37 1/2 in. (95.3 cm) Depth at Top: 9 in. (22.9 cm) Depth at Base: 20 5/8 in. (52.4 cm)  (show scale)
COLLECTIONS Decorative Arts
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Schenck Gallery, 4th Floor
CREDIT LINE Purchased with funds given by anonymous donors
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CAPTION Desk, ca. 1725. mahogany, red gumwood, poplar, Overall Height: 38 1/8 in. (96.8 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Purchased with funds given by anonymous donors, 63.42. Creative Commons-BY
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