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LEFT: Antler Desk, United Kingdom, probably Ireland or Scotland. Ca. 1875. Label on verso: Nat Ross, Furniture Depositories, Cork . Oak, antler horn, roebuck antlers, boar’s teeth, linden secondary wood. Condition: Fine condition, minor imperfections and a few shrinkage cracks, some losses of teeth. 64”h x 48”w x 30”d. ABOVE: Residence of Adam and Caroline Waltz Mapleton Stark CO. O . Ferdinand Brader (1833-1901) Lived/active: Ohio. Signed: FA Brader 740 (l.r.), (highest known # 980). Ca. 1875. Graphite pencil on paper. 35 ¾” x 46 ½” sight size; 47” x 58 ½” framed. Condition: Over-all toning to paper, oxidation from original backboards, now conserved with an acid-free mat. Ferdinand Brader (1833-1901)