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Dropleaf table

1998.5563 (RS23334)

Description

Drop-leaf table. Mahogany. Rectangular top with rounded leaves that extend to . Bottom of skirt cut into arch on ends, smooth on sides; unfinished where it extends out to support leaves. Visible dovetail joinery. Rests on four flattened cabriole legs that terminate in ball and claw feet.

Details

Maker
Frank D. Caristi & Sons (Restorer)
Date
1740-1770
Location of origin
Boston, MA, USA
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
mahogany (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
dropleaf tables
Mahogany
mahogany (wood)
Queen Anne
TABLE, DROP-LEAF
tables (support furniture)
Dimensions
27 5/8 x 49 1/2 (HxW), 47 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.5563
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
23624

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