SWC-Rare Sheraton Mahogany Cylinder Secretary Desk, Seymour, Boston, c. 1810

Table width=”970″ border=”0″ align=”center” cellpadding=”2″ cellspacing=”0″>. The country’s largest collection of fine Classical & Colonial Furniture… Just steps from the RISD Museum & John Brown House. Tel (401) 272.3200. Tollfree (888) 884.5336. A Federal/Classical Cylinder Front Secretary with Ivory Inlays, John and Thomas Seymour, Boston, c. The cylinder desk was introduced at this time (beginning of the 19th century) and fairly complex to make due to the cabinetwork involved, which entailed a counterweight so that the lid opens and closes easily. This model has the Read More +