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Card Table

1983.66 (RS33688)

Description

Card table. Mahogany, veneered, chestnut, white pine secondary wood. Molded top c-scroll legs with acanthus leaf carving, molded with foliate carved knees; heavy pillar-turned base; turned acanthus-carved pillar; "paneled" rails.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1830-1845
Inscriptions
In chalk in well bottom: ""No. 13""
Material
Norway spruce (wood)
birch (wood)
chestnut (wood)
mahogany (wood)
maple (wood)
veneering
Object type
Furniture; Support Furniture
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
birch (wood)
card tables
chestnut (wood)
Empire (style)
mahogany (wood)
maple (wood)
Norway spruce (wood)
Table
Table, Card
veneering
Dimensions
29 1/8 x 36 1/4 x 17 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1983.66
Credit Line
Gift of Edwin Buckingham Sears
GUSN
41803

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