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Dining table

Description

Empire two-part dining table, each section rectangular with rounded corners and standing on X-shaped base with paw feet. Decorated with volutes and acanthus leaves. Brass fittings.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1830
Location of origin
United States
Associated Building
Original To Nickels-Sortwell House (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
brass (alloy)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
brass (alloy)
Empire (style)
pillar and claw dining tables
Table, Dining
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
29 x 86 1/2 x 45 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1958.319AB
Credit Line
Bequest of Frances Sortwell
GUSN
290447

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