Desk, Slant-top

Date:
1760-1770 (see note)
Description (physical):

Material: Wood, metal. L 17 3/4" x W 7 1/2" x D 1 1/2" x 10"

Location:
3500 Shamrock Dr,North Carolina,Charlotte,28215
Identifier:
1976.102
Institution:
Charlotte Museum of History
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Chest of Drawers

Date:
1790-1800
Description (physical):

Material: Wood, metal. L 22" x W 4 1/4"

Location:
3500 Shamrock Dr,North Carolina,Charlotte,28215
Identifier:
1976.101
Institution:
Charlotte Museum of History
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Chair

Date:
ca. 1800
Description (physical):

Material: Metal, wood.

Location:
3500 Shamrock Dr,North Carolina,Charlotte,28215
Identifier:
1975.124.001
Institution:
Charlotte Museum of History
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Bed

Date:
Late 18th century
Description (physical):

Material: Wood, brass. L 15 " x W 4"

Location:
3500 Shamrock Dr,North Carolina,Charlotte,28215
Identifier:
1975.101
Institution:
Charlotte Museum of History
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Desk

Desk-Secretary. Fine Empire piece from the period with wide top molding, two 6 pane glass doors, three shelves, velvet covered writing area, molding faced top drawer and two wide drawers with large wooden knobs.

Location:
20 Aviles Street, St. Augustine, Florida 32084
Identifier:
XF19852.JPG
Institution:
Ximenez-Fatio House Museum

Child's piano by Schoenhut

Child's piano (wooden); made by "Schoenhut"; 15 keys strike xylophone type board; painted black with cast iron front legs (left leg is loose). Blue/green floral design on front underneath "Schoenhut" branding. "TRADE\MARK" written within a circle containing an image of a court jester playing a horn above an "S" and keyboard symbol.

Description (physical):

Piano. Wood/Metal

Location:
1403 Richland Street,South Carolina,Columbia,29201
Identifier:
1970.38.1
Institution:
Mann-Simons Cottage

Butler's secretary/desk - American

Date:
1840-1845

Butler's secretary/desk - American. Top compartment with deep false drawer front with hinged face opening to leather writing surface and fitted console of four narrow drawers, other drawers, four pigeonholes; central cabinet with paneled door and interior secret molding drawer. Below console are three graduated drawers; flanking them are reeded columns with urn-form capitals and ring-turned bases. Mounted on sphere-turned feet. Inset side panels.

Description (physical):

Desk

Location:
1615 Blanding Street,South Carolina,Columbia,29201
Identifier:
1972.125.1
Institution:
Hampton-Preston Mansion

Southern mahogany bureau bookcase

Southern mahogany bureau bookcase, possibly made in Columbia, South Carolina. Circa 1830-1840. Peaked cornice with pierced cloverleaf over case with pair of glazed doors over drawers, on lower part with hinged and sloped writing surface and three long drawers, raised on shaped bracket feet. Belonged to the Guignard Family of Columbia, South Carolina.

Description (physical):

Bookcase

Location:
1705 Hampton Street, Columbia, SC 29201
Identifier:
2010.5.2
Institution:
Woodrow Wilson Family Home

Music Stand

Date:
c. 1805

Inlaid mahogany and satinwood music stand with adjustable lyre-shaped music rack with brass strings centering an inlaid satinwood shell patera above adjustable brass pole. Stand has tapered hexagonal support with alternating mahogany and satinwood panels raised on splayed legs, the brass mid-section formerly fitted with a pair of candlearms. England

Description (physical):

Material: Mahogany/Metal/Satinwood. H: 53"; W: 18"

Location:
123 Maple,District of Columbia,Washington,20015
Identifier:
34.7
Institution:
Dumbarton House

Sawed Off Section Of Bed Post

Date:
c. 1840

SAWED OFF SECTION OF BED POST ALLEGEDLY FROM BED OF MRS. JUDITH CARTER HENRY. BURNED HOLE SAID TO HAVE BEEN MADE BY SHOT OR SHELL FRAGMENT WHICH KILLED MRS. HENRY ON JULY 21, 1861.

Description (physical):

Material: Wood. L: 25, W: 8.9, D: 8.9 Cm.

Location:
12521 Lee Highway Manassas, Virginia 20109
Identifier:
MANA 359
Institution:
Manassas National Battlefield Park