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Patriot and Secretary of War James McHenry Desk. Mahogany case with (3) graduating drawers is finely inlaid with urn, fans and banding. Writing surface pulls open cylinder revealing pigeon holes, drawers and center door. Note: (3) Three ring binder of research detailing the provenance of this desk belonging to James McHenry, George Washington's Secretary of War to its current owner accompanies the desk.

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Old restored/refinish. Bottom board looks original but put in reverse, minor losses to veneer.

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JAMES McHENRY IMPORTANT BALTIMORE CYLINDER DESK

Estimate $3,000 - $4,000Mar 25, 2017