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Billiard table

1998.532 (RS23655)

Description

Rococo Revival billiard table. Rosewood w/ foliate carving on both table skirt and skirt of base. Billiard top is green felt w/ marble beneath. Border inlaid w/ ivory. Fringe side pockets. Ornate foliate-carved cabriole legs.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1858-1880
Inscriptions
Imprinted on pockets: ""PATENTED JUNE 15-1858.""
Location of origin
Boston, MA
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
rosewood (wood)
slate (rock)
Object type
Sports Equipment
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
billiard tables
Rococo Revival
Rosewood
rosewood (wood)
slate (rock)
Table, Billiard
People and organizations
S. Magann
Dimensions
34 1/2 x 58 1/2 (HxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.532
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
18509

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