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1991.1465 (RS21285)

Description

Painted maple and pine country Queen Anne side table with overhanging rectangular top above single, molded front drawer with brass bail handle and batwing backplate; round tapering legs and high pad feet; remnants of old dark brown/black finish.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1725-1775
Inscriptions
Written on a jelly label on the inside left of a drawer is: ""This old table/was bought in/Boscowen, NH/ about 1918.""
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
dovetail joints
maple (wood)
painting (coating)
pine (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
Dovetail
dovetail joints
Maple
maple (wood)
Painted
painting (coating)
Pine
pine (wood)
Queen Anne
TABLE
tables (support furniture)
Dimensions
26.75 x 28 x 19.25 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1465
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2985

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