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Tilt-Top Table

Description

Queen-Anne Style, tilt-top tea table with a tripod base, cabriole legs and thick slipper feet. Grainy, cherry wood; tilt-top fabricated from three broad planks.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1740
Material
black cherry (wood)
carving (processes)
metal
turning (shaping process)
varnish
Object type
Furniture
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
black cherry (wood)
carving (processes)
metal
Table
tables (support furniture)
tilt-top tables
turning (shaping process)
varnish
Dimensions
47 x 35 1/2 x 22 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2005.13.3
Credit Line
Estate of Gretchen Stone Cook (Mrs. Cheney E. Cook)
GUSN
181398

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