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Drop-leaf Table

1977.254A (RS116489)

Description

Rectangular top, molded Marlborough legs, double beaded edge at corners, scalloped skirt; original hinges.

Details

Maker
Attributed to Sewall, Samuel (Cabinetmaker)
Date
1760-1775
Inscriptions
""V"" on outside of swing rails, ""II"" punch on inside corner of one stationary rail.
Associated Building
Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.).
Material
mahogany (wood)
maple (wood)
pine (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
Chippendale
dropleaf tables
Mahogany
mahogany (wood)
Maple
maple (wood)
Pine
pine (wood)
TABLE
tables (support furniture)
Dimensions
28.375 x 43.938 x 17.25 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.254A
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
3912

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