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Card Table

1982.160 (RS33288)

Description

Card table. Mahogany. Paneled front rail with carved foliate s-scrolls; rectangular tapered central shaft rises from applied molding at base; hinged top swivels at right angles to base in open position with interior well for gaming pieces; square pillar; molded plinth. Rests on four scroll feet on casters with spiral carving on each face.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1825-1835
Material
mahogany (wood)
veneering
Object type
Furniture; Support Furniture
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
card tables
Empire (style)
mahogany (wood)
Table
Table, Card
veneering
Dimensions
27 1/4 x 36 1/2 x 17 1/3 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1982.160
Credit Line
Bequest of Eleanor Clarke Bowser
GUSN
2068

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