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Writing tables

Scope note

Use for flat-top desks on long legs, generally taking the form of a table with one long drawer in the apron. Use "writing desks" for similar forms having a superstructure with pigeonholes for writing materials.

Term type

AAT

Getty AAT term number

300039436

Broader Terms used

desks

Equivalent Terms used

writing table

Created

12yrs ago

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