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Corner Commode Chair - attr. Robert Walker, 1755-1760, Mahogany. "Through the study of the provenance of a single chair, we have linked together both previously known and new information... With the mention of a sole arm chair in Landon Carter's probate inventory, and direct descent through his daughter, we learn that Charles Carter's third "arm'd chair" is very likely MESDA's corner chair attributed to Robert Walker." On view in the Cherry Grove Chamber

Corner Commode Chair - attr. Robert Walker, 1755-1760, Mahogany. "Through the study of the provenance of a single chair, we have linked together both previously known and new information... With the mention of a sole arm chair in Landon Carter's probate inventory, and direct descent through his daughter, we learn that Charles Carter's third "arm'd chair" is very likely MESDA's corner chair attributed to Robert Walker." On view in the Cherry Grove Chamber

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AMERICAN PAINTED STEPBACK CUPBOARD.  Ca 1840-50, pine. Two-piece cupboard with raised panel construction with square nailed drawers. Large ogee crown molding, inset brass latches and iron butt hinges. Later pink-salmon paint. Very high pie shelf. Top, 49.5"h. 52"w. 15.25"d. Base, 36"h. 47.5"w. 21.5"d.

AMERICAN PAINTED STEPBACK CUPBOARD. Ca 1840-50, pine. Two-piece cupboard with raised panel construction with square nailed drawers. Large ogee crown molding, inset brass latches and iron butt hinges. Later pink-salmon paint. Very high pie shelf. Top, 49.5"h. 52"w. 15.25"d. Base, 36"h. 47.5"w. 21.5"d.

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a diminutive Baltimore, Maryland Federal Sheraton style mahogany lift-top work table, c.1815; the triple reeded top edge, multiple ring turnings on the legs, and characteristic “Regency” trumpet feet are all Baltimore cabinetmaking traits, seen as well on a Maryland dining table found in Weidman’s book Furniture in Maryland, 1740-1940 (fig.151); the combined use of “baywood” mahogany for the drawer sides and tulip poplar for the bottoms is also an attribute of Baltimore furniture of the…

a diminutive Baltimore, Maryland Federal Sheraton style mahogany lift-top work table, c.1815; the triple reeded top edge, multiple ring turnings on the legs, and characteristic “Regency” trumpet feet are all Baltimore cabinetmaking traits, seen as well on a Maryland dining table found in Weidman’s book Furniture in Maryland, 1740-1940 (fig.151); the combined use of “baywood” mahogany for the drawer sides and tulip poplar for the bottoms is also an attribute of Baltimore furniture of the…

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William & Mary Desk On Frame, Hard Pine, Probably Southern | From a unique collection of antique and modern desks at http://www.1stdibs.com/furniture/storage-case-pieces/desks/

William & Mary Desk on Frame, Hard Pine, Probably Southern

William & Mary Desk On Frame, Hard Pine, Probably Southern | From a unique collection of antique and modern desks at http://www.1stdibs.com/furniture/storage-case-pieces/desks/

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