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What is this?

Rectangular four legged wood cabinet with two front doors opening into a desk. Bottom front of cabinet with decoration of vertical striped pattern; front doors, each decorated with an oval design of flowers, open front center to reveal desk equipped with multiple drawers and filing systems.

This is a desk / cabinet from Belgium. It is dated 1913 and we acquired it in 1996. Bequest of Eleanor May Sarton. This object is currently resting in our storage facility ZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZ

Its medium is

various woods, mother-of-pearl, ivory, silk

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 125.1 x 135.2 x 52.2cm (49 1/4 x 53 1/4 x 20 9/16in.)

This object was designed by Mabel Sarton

This object was bequest of Eleanor May Sarton

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