Overall: 29 x 72 1/4 x 27 1/2 in. ( 73.7 x 183.5 x 69.8 cm )
Mahogany Federal pedestal desk used in Federal Hall; solid mahogany top screwed into rails and medial braces from below, with applied molding to edge of top; two banks of drawers flanking central drawer, each bank consists of three graduated drawers supported on four tapered columnar legs with stop-fluting and brass castors, four carved bosses on stiles above legs; false drawer fronts on opposite side; each drawer has what appear to be original brass bail handles and lock with brass keyhole; illegible chalk inscriptions on underside of top; brass bail handle and post missing.
Gift of the Corporation of the City of New York
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