National Library of Australia
1 desk : mahogany, Brazilian rosewood ; 60.9 x 56.4 x 54.8 cm.
File P21/5/963; presented by the directors of Angus & Robertson, February 1970.
Also known as: Captain Cook's desk.
Also available in an electronic version via the Internet at: http://nla.gov.au/nla.pic-an6227532
Exhibited: Changing coastlines, NLA 1993-1994, ANMM Sydney, 1994, W.A. Museum, 1994.
Royal Naval Exhibition 1891 : official catalogue held: YY 359.00941 R888.
Royal Naval Exhibition 1891 : official catalogue Item 2954
||Cook, James, - 1728-1779 - Relics. | Writing desks - Great Britain. | Object - Furniture. | Object - NLA exhibition 1993-1994. | Object - travelling exhibition 1994.
Captain Cook's desk
||Exhibited: "Treasures Gallery", National Library of Australia, 7 October 2011 - 15 December 2012. Exhibited: Treasures, National Library of Australia, 7 Dec - 24 Feb 2002 Exhibited: Treasures Gallery 2010: A Preview, National Library of Australia, Canberra, 22 April - 19 July 2009.
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