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Drop-leaf table

1998.1 (RS85312)

Description

Drop leaf table. Mahogany. Rectangular top with two rectangular leaves that form square top when raised. Rests on cabriole legs with ball and claw feet.

Details

Label
Displayed in the "Newbury Furniture" exhibit in the SPNEA One Bowdoin Square Gallery May 2, 2000 through October 6, 2000.
Maker
unknown
Date
1760-1775
Associated Building
Associated With Spencer-Pierce-Little House (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
Norway spruce (wood)
mahogany (wood)
maple (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Newbury (Essex county, Massachusetts)
Newburyport (Essex county, Massachusetts)
Descriptive terms
Chippendale
dropleaf tables
Mahogany
mahogany (wood)
Maple
maple (wood)
Norway spruce (wood)
Pine
Queen Anne Style
Table
tables (support furniture)
People and organizations
Boardman, Offin
Dimensions
27 x 47 x 48 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.1
Credit Line
Museum Purchase with funds from three anonymous gifts and from Peter Sawyer
GUSN
26370

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