Georgian mahogany card table of Chippendale style. It has a three tiered hinged top, with round turreted corners above a frieze drawer with cabriole (swinging)legs. Also, scrolling shield-shaped cabachona (knees) and ball and claw feet. The double top has one of wood and another with depressions for candlesticks and counters which are covered with green baize. The legs terminate in small scrolls. The drawer is of oak with veneer and a small brass drop handle.
- Location of origin
- Associated Building
- Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
- Object type
- Furniture; Support Furniture
- Descriptive terms
Georgian (British Renaissance-Baroque style)
tables (support furniture)
- 28 x 32 x 15 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
- Accession Number
- Credit Line
- Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little