Skip to content

Search Collections

Tavern Table

1991.120 (RS20880)

Description

Rectangular overhanging top with bread-board ends, straight skirt with single long drawer with turned wooden pull, raised on four baluster-turned legs ending in small ball feet, rectangular, molded-edge stretchers; old red paint.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1740-1760
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
maple (wood)
painting (coating)
pine (wood)
turning (shaping process)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
Maple
maple (wood)
Painted
painting (coating)
Pine
pine (wood)
Table, Dining
tables (support furniture)
tavern tables
turning (shaping process)
Dimensions
26 5/8 x 44 1/2 x 25 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.120
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2103

Comments