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Satinwood; shaped front, slant top, inlaid.

Inscription

Silver shields engraved 'EHD' (Elias Haskett Derby).

Provenance

Derby House, Peabody. 1927, gift of S. Richard Fuller to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of S. Richard Fuller in memory of his wife Lucy Derby Fuller

English, 1770

Object Place

England

Dimensions

38.5 cm (15 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

27.614

Medium or Technique

Wood; Satinwood

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Furniture