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Tavern Table

1991.438 (RS20887)

Description

Overhanging rectangular top; bread board ends; on base with shaped front apron; applied molding; straight side and back aprons; four block and ball turned legs. Legs joined by box stretchers and medial stretcher. Medial, front and back stretchers basuster turned. Painted black.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1680-1710
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
oak (wood)
painting (coating)
pine (wood)
turning (shaping process)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
Oak
oak (wood)
Painted
painting (coating)
Pine
pine (wood)
Table
tables (support furniture)
tavern tables
Turned
turning (shaping process)
Dimensions
25 1/2 x 29 x 23 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.438
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2415

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