- Joseph Edward Straker, 1843-1912, English, silversmith
- Gorham Manufacturing Company, 1831-present, American, manufacturer
- Potter and Company, active 1878-1910, American, cabinetmaker
- Franz Ziegler, 1869-1934, German, modeler
- William Christmas Codman, 1839-1921, English, designer
Martelé Writing Table and Chair
Ebony, mahogany, boxwood, redwood, thuya wood, ivory, mother-of-pearl, silver, mirrored glass, and gilded tooled leather
Table: 124 x 136.5 x 76 cm (48 13/16 x 53 3/4 x 29 15/16 inches)
Signature / Inscription / Marks
Table marked on back of mirror: [lion] [anchor] G STERLING CCX
Chair marked on lower back of backrest: [lion] [anchor] G / CCY / STERLING
Signed inside center drawer: "W C Codman 1903."
Providence; Rhode Island
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Frederick B. Thurber
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