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Card Table

1977.241 (RS80718)

Description

Card table. Mahogany with basswood drawer supports and braces for top; soft maple swing rail; white pine and other secondary wood. Rectangular one-baord folding top and swing leg. One drawer with original brass handle. Shaped molding at lower edge of skirt. Rests on beaded Marlborough legs. Replaced hinges.

Details

Maker
Attributed to Sewall, Samuel (Cabinetmaker)
Date
1760-1775
Location of origin
York, ME, USA
Associated Building
Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.).
Material
mahogany (wood)
maple (wood)
pine (wood)
Object type
Furniture; Support Furniture
Places
Maine (United States)
New Hampshire (United States)
Descriptive terms
card tables
Chippendale
Mahogany
mahogany (wood)
Maple
maple (wood)
Pine
pine (wood)
Table
Table, Card
tables (support furniture)
Dimensions
29 3/4 x 33 x 33 11/16 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.241
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
3901

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