Chippendale Carved Mahogany Slant-lid Desk, probably Massachusetts, c. 1760-80, the stepped interior with central fan-carved drawer, with flanking valanced compartments and drawers, on a cockbeaded case of four graduated drawers on a claw-and-ball foot base centering a drop pendant, brasses appear to be original, (imperfections), ht. 41, wd. 39, dp. 21 in. shrinkage cracks and patches to sides, left side of lid with added strip.