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Tambour Desk

Tambour Traveling Desk

Boston c. 1800

15" Wide, 6 1/2" High, 9" Deep

Mahogany, Cherry, Satinwood, Birdseye Maple, East Indian Rosewood, White Pine

Features: Tambour riding in turned turrets, opening as drawer is opened, to reveal a tray divided into three section. Two of these sections have lids of birdseye maple with rosewood knobs. Crotch veneered lid opens to form a writing surface covered in green baize. Drawer with crotch veneer, enclosed by double line stringing, with satinwood crossbanded edge, bordered in ebony.

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