• Chinese Export Porcelain Openwork Basket with Pitt Armorial
    Chinese Export Porcelain Openwork Basket with Pitt Armorial
  • Bombe Desk and Bookcase
    Bombe Desk and Bookcase
  • The Landing of the Pilgrims
    The Landing of the Pilgrims
  • Side Chairs
    Side Chairs
  • Penn's Treaty with the Indians
    Penn's Treaty with the Indians
 
  • Artist/Maker Frothingham, Benjamin (1734-1809)
  • Date Made 1753
  • Place Made
  • Materials Wood; Mahogany; White Pine; Eastern Red Cedar; Spanish Cedar
  • Measurements
  • Gift of Estate Executors Mr. Dana C. Ackerly and Mr. Earle S. Thompson in memory of owners Mrs. Bell McKerlie Watts and Mr. Samuel Hughes Watts of Fairfield Connecticut
  • Room
  • Accession # 1970.0093999999999

Bombe Desk and Bookcase

Until its gift to the Diplomatic Reception Rooms, this imposing piece had never been published by furniture scholars.