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Connecticut, Circa 1790

HEPPLEWHITE TWO-PART SECRETARY

In cherry with an old, possibly original, finish. Upper case with two paneled doors enclosing interior shelves. Lower case with a slant lid, four graduated full-width drawers and French splayed bracket feet. Slant lid encloses drawers and pigeonholes.
Height 84". Width 42". Total depth 19.25". Depth of top at cornice 10.5".
Condition: Some reglued breaks to lid. Some wear to finish. Age split at either side of lower case. Loss of escutcheon inlay. Hardware not original. Additional drill holes.

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