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Tavern Table

1991.1603 (RS21283)

Description

Tavern table. Maple, oak, pine. Rectangular board top with molded bread board ends on base with horizontally fluted, straight skirt. Raised on four turned legs with two low fluted side stretchers connected by fluted medial stretcher; turned, oval shaped feet;. Retains some red finish.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1750-1800
Possibly
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
fluting
maple (wood)
molding (forming)
oak (wood)
pine (wood)
turning (shaping process)
Object type
Furniture
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Fluted
fluting
Maple
maple (wood)
Molded
molding (forming)
Oak
oak (wood)
Pine
pine (wood)
TABLE
tables (support furniture)
tavern tables
Turned
turning (shaping process)
Dimensions
21 1/2 x 41 1/2 x 23 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1603
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
3106

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